#21: I crashed my plane… for clout? social media vs decision making/grits and giggles/peace&love2021
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We are closing out the past year with some rather comical aviation news. The Trevor Jacob “I crashed my plane” video has been circulating the av community for the past two weeks. We giggle over the bizarre details, and obvious red flags from the video; then changing focus to some of the the darker aspects of social media & how younger generations seem to be creating riskier content to feel seen by their peers. The aspects of those impulsive measures, the world of internet bullying, cancel culture and why we can and should simply take a break when social media turns dark. RESOURCES: https://thedesktopaviator.com/2021/12/28/trevor-jacob-and-the-dumbest-youtube-scandal-to-date/ https://www.helpguide.org/articles/mental-health/social-media-and-mental-health.htm https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S074756321730568X https://phys.org/news/2017-08-social-media-culture-risky-inappropriate.html https://www.centreformentalhealth.org.uk/blogs/anxiety-loneliness-and-fear-missing-out-impact-social-media-young-peoples-mental-health. SOCIAL LINKS- Instagram: https://Instagram.com/thepilotspandemic https://instagram.com/emneonicon https://Instagram.com/thefitaviatrix Tiktok: @emneonicon @fitaviatrix Link for aeromedical reform petition: https://www.change.org/apilotspandemic WEBSITE: https://msha.ke/thepilotspandemic/ --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/thepilotspandemic/support
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