Is Instagram’s Future Snapchat’s Past?

Photo: lalo Hernandez

By Madison Malone Kircher

Once upon a time in a land far, far away — the internet in 2017 — teenagers told me that they preferred Snapchat to Instagram Stories. Snapchat, they said, was more fun. There was room to be a complete idiot and not feel scrutinized — to be trapped by permanency, or judged by metered likes and faves, which Snapchat lacked. And yet, despite their effusive praise for…

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