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About jenniferose04

I am a sophomore at Towson University. I live with 7 other roommates on campus and spend most of my time with them. I have lived near Annapolis since I was 4, I was born in Virginia. I love the Washington Redskins and football in general.

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Finally a blog where I can brag about my amazing classmates!!  I am so excited to share with all of you the great writing and analyzing that my classmates of Media Criticism do!  I really enjoy Media criticism for many … Continue reading

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Let’s Criticize Disney? Hell no!

In my previous blogs I have described hegemony and its significance in media texts.  In this blog I want to take a minute to discuss an instrument used in exerting that hegemonic power over the masses: Ideologies. An ideology is a … Continue reading

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Semiotics? So What?

A simple, straight forward, reality TV show is typically an hour of pure entertainment right?  Think again.  A program as simple as reality television is full of social codes that the audience isn’t aware of.  As I told you earlier, I … Continue reading

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Active Audience or Bust?

Hello all! My name is Jennifer smith and I am a mass communications major at Towson University. Currently, I am studying public relations and advertising. I have a love for fashion and hope to incorporate that into my future career … Continue reading

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Is your Career Worth Sacrificing your Privacy?

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, better known as Brangelina, recently won their lawsuit they filed against British tabloid, News of the World.  Pitt and Jolie are public figures that are harassed in the media daily, but it seems that the article … Continue reading

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Royal Family, or Royal Embarrassment?

Oh happy day!  I think almost all of us have heard the joyful news of Prince Henry getting married to Kate Middleton.  That was all the ruckus until the honeymoon stopped short due to other members of the Middleton family.  … Continue reading

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I’m tired of Product Placement. I’m not going to Just Go With It anymore!

As an avid Jennifer Aniston fan, there was no doubt that I was going to miss her lasted flick with Adam Sandler.  This romantic comedy was titled Just Go With It and I was hoping it wouldn’t be a flop.  Before I … Continue reading

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