End of Semester Reflections

I just completed the final and do feel that I was able to make connections in Pop Culture and Mass culture on to the film and text. I learned so much in this class with so little time and enjoyed the social, economic and political lens in which we...

The Impacts of Facebook

Facebook was made by Mark Zuckerberg at the age of 23 in his college dorm room at Harvard University in 2004. He and three of his other friends created the site initially to compare photographs, like and comment and create a cyber world for the...

Old skin can swim

Diana Nyad may be the most post modern sixty year old women trending internationally. Originally a Los Angeles native, Diana recently became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida during a 53 hour swim, where the 62 year old athelete kept...

Should We?

The U.S attacking Syria is an option that Obama seems to be seriously contemplating. Yet what exactly is giving U.S the right to intervene in such matters? I understand that innocent people are being killed and as the most powerful nation we have a...

Manipulating the Masses

Culture is so difficult to define, and yet we are all tied to some form of it. All of our perspectives and expectations generate from things that we see and experience in our own everyday lives. For instance, here in the Western hemisphere football is...