The Number one most trending song right now is "I'm the One" sung by DJ Khaled feat Justin Bieber, Quavo, Change the Rapper, and Lil Wayne. The song was written by DJ Khaled and Nic Nac and is the second single of Khaled's upcoming album Grateful. I must admit the song is pretty catchy and … Continue reading Literary analysis of “I’m the One” by DJ Khaled and Nic Nac: May 1st, 2017
Yes we are all are globalized. "Globalization is a process of interaction and integration among the people, companies, and governments of different nations, a process driven by international trade and investment and aided by information technology. This process has effects on the environment, on culture, on political systems, on economic development and prosperity, and on … Continue reading Are we globalized? Are we educated?
Globalization is to transship our voices, our minds, our bodies, our ideas, and our learning around he planet. Today with the help of faster transportation and technology, we can do so ever so fast and cheaply. As a result of globalization, people are able to have choices and opportunities that can benefit them in terms … Continue reading Why Globalization has Gone Wrong
Ever since studying globalization, I cannot seem to understand enough of the importance of clubs and classes that challenge students to look through the eyes of another country. One day the people sitting in my class will be the adults making the big decisions for our society. So my big question is, are we learning and … Continue reading The Importance of Debate Club and Model UN in High School
Last night I finished watching the show "13 Reasons Why". Throughout the whole season I was on edge and I must admit a little unsure and uncomfortable watching the show. But I got through it and all I can do now is reflect on the words I heard and the things I saw. Were issues … Continue reading Everything wrong with “13 Reasons Why”
Following your dreams. We've all heard it before and probably have believed at some point. Or maybe you're doing it right now and or succeeding. But for the majority of people, the quote may seem like it's meant for young teens aspiring to be a famous actor or to be part of the Kardashian family. It's just not … Continue reading About the Cliché “Follow your Dreams”
I believe that one can find more happiness when they are “detached” from their real life. For me, playing soccer is a way in which I can have fun no matter the day. It helps me take a break from my busy life an instead consume energy into getting the soccer ball into the opponent's … Continue reading How does literature engage the intellect and the imagination?
Every story has theme and message. Throughout reading books for my English courses at school, I have been told to identify what the themes may be. In previous years I often found very conflicting and different themes my courses. This is until this year when I had to read The Handmaid’s Tale and Heart of … Continue reading What recurring themes have shed light on what it means to be human?
I used to be the biggest reader in the world, at least on fiction. Today I still read a lot but much more non-fiction and news articles rather than books and stories. I took Studies in Literature this year because I didn’t think there was a big difference between reading fiction and reading non fiction. … Continue reading How has studying literature enhanced your understanding of yourself?
Hello World! I've resonantly seen the movie Me Before you and well it is very sad. It's actually very very sad. It's almost impossible to stop crying. But after a couple days went by and my consciousness and self returned I was very confused. What was the message of the movie? Was the movie simply … Continue reading Movie Review: Me Before You
Hey guys! Here are my top 5 favorite print ads:
PSA stands for Public Service Announcement. They are messages to the public disseminated by the media without charge. The objective is to raise awareness, change public attitudes and behaviour towards a social issue. PSA's can be anywhere between 30 seconds to 10 minutes long. Here are a few examples(click picture to watch video): To watch more PSA's go to: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClwkBPKzW8h_rfZWuG_kWjw So what … Continue reading PSA?
Movie companies have "one weekend to capture the largest number of people" and that means advertisers are under pressure to spread the info. fast. Blockbuster movies have a trailer campaign teaser, a tweasers, an international trailer, a trailer, and a fan trailer. There are many different forms of "trailer's" and it's interesting because the amount … Continue reading Secrets of a Trailer
Using Photoshop, the caption and brand name was changed to "I'm trapped in #mycalvins" and Calvin Fines, respectively. The words "I seduce" was changed to "I'm trapped" because the female figure is unable to escape this problem of being portrayed as a weak female figure. Secondly, the brand name Calvin Klein was changed to Calvin … Continue reading Subvertisement: I’m Trapped in #mycalvins
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_ut93YYZu8 Have you ever told yourself one or more of these four things? Can you relate to any of these? You should follow fashion and trends. If not then you stand out and will feel like you don't belong Trust in brands. They know what you need best, probably even better then you do You're … Continue reading Do we buy what we need? Nope! We just want want want