Carlie Gladden replied to Carlie Gladden's discussion Hit Makers
"“They want to feel unique and also to belong; to bathe in familiarity and to be provoked a little; to have their expectations met, and broken, and met again”(290).

We as humans have high expectations for everything in our lives. Whether it is for p…"
Apr 7
Carlie Gladden replied to Jamie Stuhr's discussion Hope: A School, A Team, A Dream
"How might sports be different in poverty stricken areas versus in wealthier places and what different impacts do sports have on the lower class kids?"
Mar 20
Carlie Gladden replied to Ashtyn Perrin's discussion The Raw Shark Texts
"How might the author of The Raw Shark Texts shine light on "invisible" diseases?"
Mar 20
Carlie Gladden posted a discussion
“Exposure breeds familiarity, familiarity breeds fluency, and fluency often breeds liking” (56). You can look around at any object and wonder why it got there. Why is that girl wearing a Nike shirt, why does that boy have an IPhone, and why is that…
Mar 16
Carlie Gladden posted discussions
Jan 10
Carlie Gladden posted a discussion
It is no lie that most of our generation receives their information on social media. Whether it is global news or the Tiger Vision Twitter account posting daily Carroll High announcements, we like our news easily accessible and most importantly, cur…
Jan 4
Carlie Gladden posted a discussion
After watching a video of what seemed to be a few men being kicked off of a plane supposedly for speaking Arabic, I was completely shocked. After seeing such a controversial video, I decided to look in the comments and see what everyone else thought…
Dec 25, 2016
Carlie Gladden posted a discussion
Usually I don’t keep up with a lot of the celebrity drama that is out there right now, but I do follow both Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian on snapchat and am now too far invested to pull myself out. I don’t know how many other people have heard about…
Dec 21, 2016
Carlie Gladden replied to Torie Ziegmann's discussion Just A Dream Song of the Day
"I really enjoy this song, but I feel that it doesn't have much of a deeper meaning then what the words are actually saying. As we talked about in class, the lyrics are sad enough, but they still add emotional music behind it to make us feel even mor…"
Dec 21, 2016
Carlie Gladden replied to Samantha Lynn Cruz's discussion Breastfeeding v.s. Social Media
"I follow a lot of moms on Instagram and I have heard many stories of people having their photos taken off of Facebook or Instagram because the picture is of them breastfeeding. I totally agree that they should be able to post pictures like that beca…"
Dec 19, 2016
Carlie Gladden posted a discussion
As this year comes to a close I thought it would be cool to watch the 2016 YouTube rewind video. This video features people and things that have been popular this year to make one big montage of all the different trends. It was interesting to see wh…
Dec 14, 2016
Carlie Gladden replied to Samantha Lynn Cruz's discussion Be Present
"I completely agree with this and have realized that it has happened in my family too. When we have bigger get togethers us younger generations seem to be attached to our phones. When I am with my family that I don't get to see very often I try to st…"
Dec 7, 2016
Carlie Gladden posted discussions
Dec 2, 2016
Carlie Gladden replied to Devan Spencer's discussion Headphones and Homework
"I am the complete opposite. If I actually want to focus on something I can not have music playing because I get too distracted, but I can not work in complete silence either. I found that I usually will turn the tv on and put it on the news or a ran…"
Dec 2, 2016
Carlie Gladden posted a discussion
With Black Friday just last week, I thought I would talk about how much companies advertise, especially during this time of the year. Although most of us generally dislike watching ads, it is a part of life at his point and we are used to it. But du…
Dec 1, 2016
Carlie Gladden replied to Carlie Gladden's discussion Evicted
"“Then Ned lost his part-time construction job. He was fired for the two days of work he missed when helping his family move from the trailer park. Job loss could lead to eviction, but the reverse was also true. An eviction not only consumed renters’…"
Nov 18, 2016