Nia Wilkerson, a TikTok icon who bears a striking resemblance to a character from the 2004 movie ‘The Polar Express,’ has become a viral sensation during the holiday season. Despite not really being the girl from the movie, Nia has embraced her digital doppelgänger and gained nearly 250,000 followers. She has turned her popularity into a career, earning about $250 per video and participating in TikTok’s creator fund. Nia’s rise to fame has also helped her overcome social anxiety. While she has faced some negative feedback online, Nia continues to bring joy to her followers by spreading holiday cheer through her videos.
The Magical Transformation of a ‘Polar Express’ Character
The career of Roger Fidler exemplifies a warning: Sometimes, you can predict the future but still fall victim to it. Three decades ago, Mr. Fidler was a media executive promoting a vision of the future for newspapers. The rise of digital technology would allow for news to be accessed on portable devices all day long, […]Read More
Roger Fidler has had a front-row seat to the digital revolution in the newspaper industry. Thirty years ago, he was advocating for the future of newspapers as portable digital devices that would offer multimedia content to readers. While his vision has largely come to fruition with people constantly online and engaged with news, traditional media […]Read More
President Biden will issue an executive order to restrict the sale of American data to China, Russia, and four other countries in an effort to protect sensitive information from being used for malicious purposes. The order aims to prevent personally identifying data, such as locations, health records, and genetics, from being obtained by these countries […]Read More