Monthly Archives: April 2012

I am a blog post and so can you! (Political Satire)

By: Rodrigo Pedraza I think that Political Satire/Humorous Political Commentary plays a large role in our contemporary popular culture. I say this because today a growing number of people are beginning to get their national and international news from shows … Continue reading

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By: R.Rashed

Are we totally surrounded by technology? Has everyone forgotten how our world was without new technology, sure it sucked when you couldn’t update your status while you were sitting on the bus, or watch the latest movie on the go, … Continue reading

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Look at me, look at me – By: Sabrina

A particularly intriguing phenomenon that I think plays an important role in contemporary popular culture is fashion. In the technological ocean that we all swim in, it has become increasingly facile for fashion trends to disseminate and for the so-called … Continue reading

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Is technology making us lonely? -by Clayton

            With all the technology that has come about to help us “connect” – to each other, to entertainment, and to information of all kinds – faster and with less effort than ever, it has … Continue reading

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Magical Gatherings

By: Jay It took me a while to think of something I would be truly interested in learning about for this paper but then I remembered that Magic: The Gathering had been mentioned in class and I thought that would … Continue reading

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“Reality” TV

Kelly The cultural phenomenon that I would like to analyze is reality TV. For some reason one of the biggest sources of entertainment for most teens today is reality television and all of the bad ideologies that come with them. … Continue reading

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By: Atiana

The Rise of Independently Produced Music             Due to increasingly popular sites such as Bandcamp and Noisetrade musicians are able to independently produce and distribute their music without the need of a record label. The rise of digital music sales … Continue reading

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