Author Archives: bpguay

: News, trust, and “truthiness”!

After reading through, quite a number of my classmates blogs the common conclusion seems to be that satirical news reports are not the most reliable type of news report that we have access to. However, although most agreed it is … Continue reading

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Is the fake news the real news?

Culture jamming, is a part of society as quoted by our textbook “Culture jamming is a mode of resistance to the norms and conventions of mass culture that exposes and opposes the media’s underlying power structures and ideological messages”1.  I … Continue reading

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Demonstrable demographics!

When I take a look at advertisements today common themes, are very  prevalent and quite easy to spot. There are multiple themes however not all ad’s are the same but the majority of them in some way shape or form … Continue reading

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Blog Response 2: Wanted: the media that we need

In today’s society I originally stated that I believed we get the media we get, and that’s all there is to it. I stand by that statement, and thus the genre  that we pick to look at in the media, … Continue reading

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Blog entry number 2: Do we get the media we want, or want the media we get?

In today’s society we get the media we get and there is nothing we can do about it. Media is given to us as the government sees fit, censorship is a part of life as well as things like subliminal … Continue reading

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1f25 blog response 1: Media Impact on Others

After reading through my classmate’s blogs, I’m even more certain of my belief that our entire society is simply based on the mass media and if it were to shut down for just one day, our society as we know … Continue reading

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Media and Sports

  How significant do you think the impact of the mass media is on your worldview? Sports Media is definitely significant on my world view , and as well it is quite possibly one of the most controversial topics in … Continue reading

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