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Guys Emotions

Between all the songs that we have been listening to these past few weeks and the video we are watching it's easy to tell what a stereotypical guy should be like. In the video is says things like "Don't be a pussy", or "Take that hit like a man",…

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4 Replies · Reply by Arjeta Veliu Mar 7

Blog Post

On February 29, 2017 I job shadowed a teacher at a the high school in Exira.  It was weird how much I noticed kids using their cell phones during passing periods and the few minutes before class to send the last snap, or anything else. So, I…

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4 Replies · Reply by Molly Schrader Mar 7

Documentaries

I think that the documentaries that we have been watching are extremely important to how many people are feeling. As being a female I feel like we are often objectified a lot because of how the way we look or that they things that we wear. I…

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1 Reply · Reply by Madison Lawler Mar 7

90210

So I'm watching 90210 on Netflix and one of the guys was parking and when he got out he hit the cars side mirror off that was parked next to him. The owner of the car right away asked for his insurance. The kid said no I'll give you cash…

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1 Reply · Reply by William Polking Mar 7

Snapchat streaks

I don't use a lot of social media, but I do use snapchat. After watching all of the presentations and seeing the ones over snapchat I started to think about what kinds of snaps I get. I've determined that a lot of the snapchats are for streaks.…

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4 Replies · Reply by Stacey Rosener Mar 6

Documentary

I feel for the young boys that we've been watching in the documentary. I noticed how the boys would hide their faces when they were fighting their emotions, and tears. I'll be honest, it almost brings tears to my own eyes. I never realized how…

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4 Replies · Reply by Stacey Rosener Mar 6

youtube drama

Recently I've noticed a lot of posts on twitter, Instagram, etc about youtube channels. Some not so nice. A lot of youtubers will make responses to the ones that get slightly more attention. It got me thinking that people are doing this just for…

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1 Reply · Reply by William Polking Mar 6

Do men show emotion?

After watching the documentary in class, I asked my cousin, whom is male, a question. I said to him, be honest with me please, I'm just wondering, I asked, are you scared to show emotion? Do you feel like you have to put a mask up when relating…

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1 Reply · Reply by William Polking Mar 6

Ad's

Recently I've been noticing a lot more ad's on youtube. Even with ad block youtube still finds ways to implement ads onto your computer. I noticed that a lot of ads are related to the videos that you watch. I watch a lot of car videos and about…

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1 Reply · Reply by William Polking Mar 3

Early life adaptation

After watching the first part of the video in class I got thinking about how much our early life effects who we are as people. I feel like the media sets an example for you to follow and you kind of conform to that. I remember pretty much all the…

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1 Reply · Reply by William Polking Mar 1