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The N-word | I was watching the video of James Baldwin explaining who is the N-word, and he starts off by saying that when we are talking about a person we aren’t describing that person, their fears and desires... Added on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 02:28, with
The Doll Test | While watching "The Doll Test," I was thinking about the children's parents because when a child acts or do something its a reflection of how the parents are teaching and raising them. What I... Added on Monday, May 18, 2015 - 03:06, with
Mythology in "The Raven" | In “The Raven” there are many mythological references, the five i chose were Balm in Gilead, Pallas, Plutonian, Seraphim, and Nepenthe. I chose those because after doing research of all of them i... Added on Monday, April 20, 2015 - 02:19, with 4 comment(s)
Fear tactics in ads | Emotional appeals are used to catch a persons attention. In most Public Health campaigns they mainly use the fear or shock tactics like “smoking can not only kill you but others around you” so that... Added on Monday, March 30, 2015 - 02:07, with 5 comment(s)
McCarthyism VS The crucible | McCarthyism caused a lot of people to be in paranoia. McCarthyism was caused because the Americans were scared that communist countries would attack them soon. Joseph McCarthy, a US Senator claimed... Added on Monday, March 23, 2015 - 03:35, with
Praying for good health | My family, we try our best to stay healthy. When we get sick we rub medicine on our body or for me, drink tea. When we got to the doctors we usually trust what they are doing but that's... Added on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 00:18, with 5 comment(s)
Emotions I felt when watching selma | When I first watched Selma I had mentally prepared myself for bad things to happen before the movie even started. When the movie actually started it had automatically hit me, because of the... Added on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 23:51, with
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Easy to understand | I really liked how you changed they words around... 3 years 7 weeks ago in response to My Version of "The Raven"
I would drink that | I like this advertisement picture it is very... 3 years 7 weeks ago in response to The Quaff
very good research | I learned a lot more things after reading about... 3 years 7 weeks ago in response to Mythological references in "The Raven"
I agree with you too | The ads we see now are really graphic and some... 3 years 7 weeks ago in response to Public health emotional appeals
Imagination blowing up!! | This is so good, like a story is playing through... 3 years 7 weeks ago in response to iRomanticism Text Message
wow!!! | I've never heard of that before. So Lord Shiva... 3 years 15 weeks ago in response to Worship to Destruction
Thats very interesting... | Its interesting how different cultures can be... 3 years 15 weeks ago in response to Chrysanthemum Wine
Cool!! | Did you know that in Korea They also have a... 3 years 15 weeks ago in response to The Relaxing Japanese Hot Springs
aren't circumcisions common? | This was really interesting like, Jewish... 3 years 15 weeks ago in response to Jewish Circumcision
I'm learning new words | I really liked that you put the Cambodian name... 3 years 15 weeks ago in response to Spirits Behind Health