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The Official Nonsense of _______

The Klosterman piece about laugh tracks was a great indicator of one of the many shameless tactics that mass media uses to manipulate its audience to feel a certain way towards their product. In his case, television shows that use … Continue reading

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Let’s try from another angle…

The angle of vision or shot type is used in a variety of ways throughout every type of media. The angle in which the shot is taken directly influences the audience’s perception of what is happening and what they should … Continue reading

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Another Quote Bites the Dust

Politicians, celebrities, and regular people have all been victims of the quote taken out of context. ¬†Everyday a newspaper, magazine, or TV show uses a sound bite to be the most sensational or controversial media outlet. ¬†Politicians use them in … Continue reading

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