Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Phenomenon of Sports

Ariana                I think because I love sports every idea that pops into my head about relevance to popular culture I think of sports. Even in Rome they had sports. There was always competition and I think it would be … Continue reading

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Topic Selection Paper: America’s Obsession with Serial Killers – By Carlea Sundin

Topic Selection             As I read the guidelines for this paper, one of the examples listed regarding serial killers stuck out at me. Uncovering America’s fascination with serial killers and the role they have within our culture would be a … Continue reading

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By: Rebecka

Instagram in Popular Culture Instagram is a relatively new photo-sharing smart phone app that launched in 2010.  The app allows users to share pictures and short videos with their “followers.”  Users are able to apply different “filters” that give the … Continue reading

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Hashtags in Popular Culture

By: Ryan They are everywhere. On advertisements, t-shirts, websites, TV, even in the news. Yes, I am referring to the legendary hashtag. Some people love them, some people hate them, but just about everyone has used or at least referred … Continue reading

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Aliens in popular culture

by Ali Popular culture is determined by multiple factors and life experiences. Some of us have different experiences that change the way we look at a particular topic or situation. One particular phenomenon that is still a mystery is aliens … Continue reading

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Juicy Gear by Conrad Odenthal

Steroids in America is somewhat of a taboo this being because of how mainstream America or the media portrays them as something only cheaters do in the MLB or NFL however steroids is much more widespread than just pro athletes … Continue reading

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Rap Music in Society by Preston Marchant

Preston Marchant Popular Culture 10/18/13 Rap Music in Today’s Culture             In our culture today nothing is impacts our society more than the power of music. When looking on the internet for polls and surveys for how much time Americans … Continue reading

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