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Pinterest Reflection – Erica Schmidt

Pinterest is “a tool for collecting and organizing things you love” (Wilson 3). After signing up for a Pinterest account, I began exploring everything from women’s fashion to the color purple (which is my favorite color). As I looked up women’s fashion, most of the women were white and were wearing nice clothes. There was […]

Culture of Sports Fans

By: Erica Schmidt Sports are all around us and so are all the sports fans showing their loyalty and even hatred for certain teams. Are there any requirements to becoming a true “fan”? Do people get judged for going to a college and not being a fan of that college? According to Jenkins, “Fans passionately […]

Twitter Analysis of the CMA Awards

By: Erica Schmidt Tweets Taylor Swift ‏@taylorswift13 7 Nov I’m never going to forget this. Ever ever ever. @TheEllenShow @MickJagger @jtimberlake #CMAawards http://youtu.be/rNoit4mACZc Blake Shelton ‏@blakeshelton 7 Nov MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR! Congrats again Blake!!! Amazing!!!! @CountryMusic #CMAAwards – Team BS Johnny Cash’s Lover ‏@BackwoodsChick3 7 Nov Is there a cow dying at the […]

The Objectification of Women and Misogyny in Hip Hop Music

By: Erica Schmidt My playlist theme is how women are objectified and mistreated in hip hop music as a whole. This theme is important because it’s becoming more and more acceptable in today’s society. If people recognize how these music videos portray women and how they affect younger girls, then maybe our society will drop […]

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