Suzanne Samin

Social Media Editor of Romper. Recovering reporter. Aspiring Fantasy Author. When she isn't whispering to her roost of blue Twitter birds, she enjoys playing video games and singing to her corgi.
Recent Articles

Two Police Officers Killed In Des Moines In "Ambush Style Attacks" — REPORT

Early Tuesday morning, breaking news sources reported that two police officers in Des Moines, Iowa were shot and killed in what police are calling a series of "ambush style attacks. The Des Moines Police Department stated the first officer was found …
By Suzanne Samin

Tweets About The France Crash Show The World Is Already In Mourning

An attack on a Bastille Day celebration in Nice has left at least 60 people dead, according to The Telegraph. Associated Press journalist Andrew Peng tweeted that eyewitnesses said the driver accelerated as he hit people and that gunfire could be hea…
By Suzanne Samin

How Losing Muhammad Ali Helped Me Find My Grandfather's True Legacy

When celebrities die, there are always people who feel the need to judge those who mourn them as if they knew them in real life, calling the legitimacy of their sadness into question. "You never talked about Prince or Michael Jackson or Robin William…
By Suzanne Samin

This One Tweet Proves Why Islamophobia Is The Wrong Response To The Brussels Attacks

The world is mourning after a tragic terrorist attack on Brussels on Tuesday that left as many as 34 people dead and dozens more injured. As speculation mounts regarding ISIS's involvement, there is a potential, as there always is after events like t…
By Suzanne Samin

People In Brussels Can Check In On Facebook After The Attacks

Belgium is in shock after three explosions ripped through the city of Brussels on Tuesday, leaving as many as 28 dead. People all over the world are understandably be anxious to know their loved ones living and visiting the city are safe. Thankfully,…
By Suzanne Samin

Was The Brussels Attack On A Plane? Officials Say No

Two of the three explosions in Brussels on Tuesday morning that left as many as 34 people dead occurred at Brussels Airport, also known as Zaventem Airport: a small airport northeast of the city proper. According to airport officials, none of the Bru…
By Suzanne Samin

Is The Brussels Attack Related To Salah Abdeslam's Arrest? The Link Isn't Necessarily Clear

The city of Brussels is reeling after three explosions on Tuesday killed as many as 34 people: one at a subway station in Maalbeek and two at a Brussels' airport. While Belgium has confirmed the attacks were, in fact, terrorism, no one has been named…
By Suzanne Samin

Did Kim Kardashian Reveal Her Son's Name? Her Push Present May Have Given Some Details Away

Hold on to your hats, Kim K lovers, because this might just be the biggest morsel of second baby news we've received yet. In a blog post about what she'd like for a push present (read: a present for giving birth that, yes, is actually a thing), we ma…
By Suzanne Samin

7 Conversations Every Couple Needs To Have Before Taking The Next Steps

There’s nothing quite like the excitement of dating somebody new. There’s the cute first dates, the flirty text messages, and the amazing task that is getting to know someone you click with on another level. So you hate to kill the mood by asking dee…
By Suzanne Samin

Eiffel Tower Lights Shut Off, As The Monument Goes Dark Following Paris Attacks — UPDATE

Ed. Note: According to The Times, the Eiffel Tower goes dark every night from 1 a.m. to 7 a.m. and was not turned off deliberately to signify the attacks. We regret this error. EARLER: In response to the tragic bombings and shootings in Paris late Fr…
By Suzanne Samin

7 Essential Makeup Tips For Glasses Wearers

Flashback to my high school prom in 2009. I enlisted the help of some nice makeup counter ladies at my local department store to help me get my prom look on point. It was all going well until I was told eye makeup for glasses wearers wasn’t really a …
By Suzanne Samin