Smash Mouth is a band whose career started in 1997. They gained loads of popularity during 2001 when their song “All Star” was featured on the dreamworks kids movie, “Shrek”. The hit song is a message to people who feel they aren’t good enough and that they should go and be the best they can be. The main line in the song is “Hey now, you’re an allstar, get your game on. Go play.” is telling people that they need to strive to be the best in order to be successful.
But without YouTube Connor wouldn’t have been able to raise $230,000 in thirty days. Connor uses YouTube to inspire and encourage people to go out and do amazing things. He makes videos explaining himself and his projects, getting word out about Common culture, the Thirst Project, and also his book. His book, A Work In Progress, is a memoir. It explains his struggles in life and gives advice to the reader.
In the Facebook picture, the author uses the words “You finally won an Oscar, High Five” to explain to the audience that the long-time actor has finally won the coveted prize. The tone in the picture “You finally won an Oscar. High five!” is bold and simple so that the viewers are attracted firstly. The purpose of his using “tiger high five” is to amuse the reader immediately when they see the picture at the first time. In this case, the picture has a more visual influence to the audience compared to Wong’s written text.
However, my favorite trip of all was always the State Read. The State Read gave us high schoolers a chance to deal with kids on a one on one basis. I liked this because I felt like I was really making a difference for them. I was able
Comparing Two Dumb Comedies I love the movie genre that involves me to laugh and brings me happiness, so I will be comparing the film “Step Brothers” with the movie “Dumb and Dumber”. I chose these two movies because they are some of my favorite movies of all time; also the genre, comedy, is my favorite to watch. These movies interest me because they make some of funniest jokes with the funniest actors. These two actors, Will Ferrell and Jim Carrey, have been some of my favorite actors since I was a child. I could watch these movies over and over again and wouldn’t get tired of seeing it.
When interviewers asked Bennett Omalu what he thought of the movie "Concussion," he responded how he thought that everyone in America should see it because it teaches the truth. Whether people love or hate Omalu, there is no denying the greatness of his discovery. How did Omalu respond to Will Smith Portraying him? He praised Will Smith as a good man whose acting reaffirmed what he believed about the United States while growing up in Nigeria. They make the impossible possible.
Not only were the graphics outstanding ,but the way the casting crew managed to gratify his journey, is overall absolutely beautiful. American Sniper, is hands down the best War movie of all time. “If there was ever going to be a movie that was even going to come close to getting it right, this was it.”-(Taya Kyle, late wife of Chris
The most interesting thing I learned from the video is Irving Olson's formula to live up to 100 years. Honestly, I had no idea that having a good spouse could influence our health and age. Irving states that having a good spouse makes up 50% of the formula and that it is an essential part of it. I did imagine that moderation would be part of his formula because if you do something too much it can be dangerous. To start aging successfully, we must do everything with moderation, stay active, eat well, sleep enough, and also engage with the world.
It was a very emotional campaign to be on board with, especially because the director actually filmed a fake shooting where I went to high school. This is why I found this campaign so inspiring. They took such an emotional topic in society and executed this concept for people to actually see how easy it is for a tragedy to happen. This campaign not only raised awareness through this clever tactic, but people began to realize actually how prominent of an issue gun violence is within society, while also generating dramatic results. It ties back to our readings this week, to emotionally connect with your audience.
I hope so. That means I can run past you again just like Jesse Owens at the Olympics….” Furthermore, he then rewrote one to Liesel asking about her hobbies. Here, if Liesel had written it, she would have been given a “corridor watschen,” from Sister Maria, but Rudy got out of it. This is one of the funniest things Rudy does in the entire story. Rudy is a critical character to the story because of the important role he plays in lightening the mood, but also affecting the plot.