Kim, Kourtney, and Khloe: Meet the ‘Joneses’

Here is a paper I wrote for my Television & Culture class – I’m not sure if it’s what my professor was looking for, but it makes for a good blog! (and that is, after all, what really matters lol)  The phrase ‘keeping up with the Joneses’ refers to one’s need to stay ‘on top’ […]

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There are 2 Types of Men in this World: Jon Foremans & Damien Rices

Let me start by saying that I mean no ill-will to Damien Rice in writing this post, nor do I mean to pitch two men up against each other like was done to Britney & Christina; however, I can only assume that Damien Rice will be reading this post, therefore I can only hope that […]

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Brand Me! – a critique of Makeover shows

Here is a paper I wrote for one of my Communications classes back in 2010 on Fashion Makeover shows and how they create a ‘branded self’. Note: Though I provide quite a harsh critique of these shows, I must confess (in the spirit of remaining genuine) I do enjoy What Not to Wear and think […]

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