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REVIEW: ABC's Dirty Dancing Remake Lacks the Subtlety, Charm and Chemistry of Original

Technically, it’s all here: the deathless soundtrack, the swiveling pelvises (pelvii?), the wild summer romance. Somehow, though, this earnest, anodyne remake has managed to surgically extract the magic — leaving the story and signature lines intact while suctioning out all the subtlety, charm and lead chemistry that defined the iconic 1987 original. 565 more words


SJMC's 2017 Awards Ceremony

The School of Journalism and Mass Communication honored its brightest and best students at the 2017 Awards Ceremony in Old Main on Tuesday. Proud parents, family members, faculty and staff joined in celebrating the scholars’ achievements. 233 more words


Questioning The Media

Before reading this chapter I would not have considered video games to be a mass medium. After reading the chapter it is obvious that it is. 26 more words


'Nobody Puts Baby in a Corner': Watch Dirty Dancing the TV Musical's First Promo — Starring Abigail Breslin!

Dirty Dancing fans, mark your calendars!

Come May 24, the three-hour filmed musical event will premiere on ABC — and PEOPLE has an exclusive sneak peek at the first promo! 236 more words


Have books lost their shelf life?

The other day I wandered into a local bookstore and was probably one of three customers in the store. Admittedly, it was during the day but that begged the question of how viable bookstores are these days.   308 more words



Chapter 7:
Personal Music Players

In today’s society, we often try to separate ourselves and disconnect from one another. One way this is done, is through music. 56 more words

Mass Communication In Modern Society

Katey Sagal on Welcoming Daughter Esme via Surrogate: 'She's Our Beautiful Miracle'

While Katey Sagal is probably best known as big-haired mom Peg Bundy on Married… with Children, the actress was actually a real-life mom of two while filming the hit Fox sitcom. 458 more words