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Colbert and Fr. Martin: Disappointingly "Mainstream Catholicism"

I’ve watched maybe 2% of the total number of Colbert Report episodes that aired during the run of the show on Comedy Central. I saw enough to get the idea. 315 more words

Secular Culture

Go Play Princess: The Gamergate Controversy

In August 2014, female game developer Zoe Quinn released a game called Depression Quest. In spite of receiving critical acclaim, the game was met with backlash from gamers around the world. 340 more words

Ethics

Chapter 2 - Communication Ethics

In chapter 2, Lucas (2012) wants us to consider, reflect, and put into consistent practice the ethical implications that all public speakers face. Specifically, we talked about our call as Public Speakers to make  261 more words

Comical Politics In An Anything But Comical Age

Comedy and comedians have always shaped political regimes.

Written by: David Corbin and Matt Parks

 Who needs to arm a mob with swords when you can tame and incite it with laughter. 1,437 more words

American News

Jon Stewart to leave ‘Daily Show'

By: Jessica Griggs ~Guest Writer~

After 15 years at the helm of one of America’s favorite satirical news programs, Jon Stewart announced that he will be leaving the “The Daily Show” later this year. 269 more words

Arts & Entertainment

How do you know you're healthy?

I’ve been in the army for nearly 8 months now. The last two have had me training to be a paramedic. Not a fainthearted dirtbag anymore, but a soon to be savior of lives. 594 more words

Fundamentals

Colbert's Take on Summer's Eve Commercial

JOUR 4250: Race, Gender and the Media

“What you’re about to see cannot be unseen.” – Colbert

Truer words have never been spoken last week in class. 462 more words