Oct 19, 2021 - News
Screen Time with "Ya Fav Trashman" Terrill Haigler
Photo illustration of a grid of smartphone screens, the center one showing an image of Terrill Haigler.
Photo illustration: Axios Visuals, Photo: courtesy of Terrill Haigler

Terrill Haigler has made a name for himself taking away Philly's trash.

  • Better known by his Instagram handle "Ya Fav Trashman," the sanitation worker-turned community activist is a relentless champion for clean streets and an advocate for frontline workers.
  • He's also writing a children's book, which he hopes to release next spring.

We asked Haigler to open up about how he uses his phone for work and for fun as part of our recurring Screen Time series. Read on for his picks:

📱 Device of choice: iPhone 13 Pro Max

👇🏾 First tap of the day: Gmail

ğŸŽ§ Podcast queue: "'Essential Talks' — my own podcast! I haven't gotten into the podcast world yet. I need to though."

📸 Most-used app: Instagram

⏯ Currently streaming: "Bob's Burgers"

📚 Reading list: "Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't" by Jim Collins

📺 Go-to news source: CNN

ğŸŽµ On rotation: "Jazmine Sullivan, '- Ugh, those feelings again' by Snoh Aalegra, and any R&B and blues oldies."

🏃🏾‍♂️ How to unplug: Running

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