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Beauty as currency and why it's so easy for advertisers to cash in

Note: This is a piece I’d written, but not published, in the Spring of 2013.

This week, women many women connected with an ad that Dove put out on YouTube… 1,259 more words


7 Things to Watch (or not watch) This Winter

  1. Downton Abbey, Season 5

Saw this on ITV ‘cause I just didn’t want to wait around for PBS to show it (patience is an unnecessary virtue here, I think). 981 more words

7 Quick Takes

Follow Up: The Cogency

In my previous post I discussed discussing Ferguson with my fellow Americans and a Canadian. Now, a Psychiatric Social Worker.. A little old lady is being snarky. 352 more words

Different Perspective

Animal issues in the past v.s present

After addressing the importance of social noise, which can be read here, it is clear that media can be used to spread awareness to animal issues. 213 more words


A Fine Line.

I’m sitting here, with a baby sleeping in my arms, thinking about what’s to come. It’s a cool time to be alive, to communicate with fellow inquiring minds. 645 more words

Different Perspective


Hi Everyone,

Welcome to my blog! This is the first time I have done anything like this and I am very excited to share my thoughts and opinions on all different realms of life. 745 more words

Media Culture: Week 7 - Film Analysis: Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World

Scott Pilgrim, a 22-year-old bass guitarist has to defeat his new girlfriend’s – Ramona Flowers – seven evil exes in order to win her heart. This film is based on the graphic novel franchise that it is named after. 475 more words

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