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Final Exam- Question #2, “Democratizing Television”

By Taylor Morelloword count: 619 Television has long been a medium controlled by a handful of media conglomerates. Each and every television show or broadcast we see has been specifically and carefully chosen by a select few. Communication being something … Continue reading

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Boston Marathon- Television Journalism Group

By Taylor Morello, Carlee Tocco, Kathryn Krzaczek, Stephanie Bacarella, and Rebecca Riley On Monday, April 15, 2013, homemade bombs exploded at the finish line of the annual Boston Marathon. At about the four-hour mark of the marathon, the explosions occurred, … Continue reading

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Body Image Distortion in the Media- My Story Project

By Taylor Morello   My documentary-style story is about body image distortion in the media. I chose this topic because I feel it is a social injustice and an important issue. The story I am telling is about how the … Continue reading

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Democratizing Television? My Reaction.

By Taylor Morello In my opinion, Henry Jenkins’ Democratizing Television? The Politics of Participation is a bit confusing. While I understand the concept that the internet currently gets users to participate and television needs to follow suit, I don’t understand … Continue reading

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Celebrity Acheology: Kim Kardashian

By Taylor Morello I have never been a big fan of the Kardashians; however I know their reputation for pushing their way into the media spotlight.  Kim’s Twitter posts consist of everything from her daily activities to promoting herself and … Continue reading

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Mid-term Exam- Taylor Morello

By Taylor Morello Question B Communication is an essential part of politics. As new technologies have developed, the way in which we communicate has changed through time. Politicians have always advertised themselves, but through time and technology this has become … Continue reading

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Fan Tribute

By Carly Tocco, Rebecca Riley, Stefanie Bacarella, Taylor Morello, and Melissa Rubio A fan tribute video is made solely for the purpose of expressing dedication and respect for a certain person, show or creative text.  Authors often spend hours working … Continue reading

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