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Student survey: Political knowledge vs. pop culture knowledge

For the last few months, I’ve been exploring the ins and outs of how TV shows and movies influence our political beliefs. I have used experts to back up the points I’ve been making as often as possible, but this week I wanted to get the input of another important group – my peers. 569 more words


Wow. I Can't Type.

whatever typing skills i had gained over 4 years of constant blogging fail me now, i cannot type anymore.  at all.  however, i still want to connect, and to say HI, and to report back on what i have seen and learned over the last year when i was away.  954 more words

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Goodbye Barbie, Hello Lammily!

Many kids (and I say kids because dolls are not just a toy for girls) remember playing with the great Barbie doll: her flawless skin and slender body combined with perfectly arched feet and platinum blonde hair. 446 more words


Pokémon Nicknames: Shroomish and Breloom

Shroomish (in Japanese: キノココ  “Kinococo”) is a GRASS-type Pokémon. Shroomish evolves into Breloom starting at level 23.

I named a Shroomish “Sh-Boom” after the famous song by the do-wop singing group  222 more words


American Music Awards Style

The celebs hit the red carpet for the AMA with some stylish outfits. Check out what they were rocking. 19 more words

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Black Friday Finds

All three of us huddled in the silver station wagon, me in the driver’s seat, to embark on our Black Friday expedition. My mom said she always took pride in not participating in the hectic morning events, however, it all changed when we discovered the perks of Urban Outfitters’s Black Friday. 651 more words

Week in Geek 11.28.14

Week in Geek – a roundup of science, technology and pop culture news with commentary each Friday

Thanks to the holiday this week, my visit to Boxcast didn’t materialize, and extra holiday work (the bill-paying kind) kept me from making any excursions, too. 2,547 more words