Author Archives: rgibbs09

Another Common Curriculum Class Down. Yay?

One of the perks about going to school at Trinity University is the knowledge you learn about a variety of subjects. The extra common curriculum classes attempt to make you a “well rounded” individual. While I hate taking extra classes, … Continue reading

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“Don’t You Wish That Evil on Me”

For my video editing project, I chose to remake the trailer for one of my favorite comedies. Talladega Nights (2006, Adam Mckay) was comedy that featured Will Farrell and John C. Reilly. It poked fun at the “sport” of stock … Continue reading

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I Can’t Believe I Just Read a Comic!

Growing up, I was reared to dislike anything nerdy and love sports. The rule of the house was “if you are not doing homework you have to be outside (practicing).” This kept me from experiencing things that many typical kids … Continue reading

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The Overrated War

Star Wars was introduced to me someday during my elementary school years. I was over my friend Harrison’s house and we watched the movie. I have not watched an episode since. The only contact and commentary I have willing listened … Continue reading

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Apocalyse Soon?

Within the last year, I have been hearing of theories of the world ending in 2012. To this day, I have not put much stock in them. The reasoning behind the beliefs range from the Mayans calendar ended in 2012 … Continue reading

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The Pessimistic Viewer

The type of subtle media manipulation technique that I have noticed lately is “False Balancing”. False balancing occurs when a media outlet presents an argument with more support for one side of the argument than the other. In this form … Continue reading

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