Kardashian is the Message

https://youtu.be/C2JvuM6EsuY The concept—the medium is the message—is best understood not through its literal meaning, but through the visible impacts it has on society. Take the ‘Kardashian effect’ for example. The use of reality television and social media (medium) to portray the luxurious lives of the Kardashians, has had the effect of audiences wanting to be … Continue reading Kardashian is the Message

The Game of Thrones Experience

Seven seasons, totalling sixty-three and a half hours of screen time, across six days. The numeric summary of my Game of Thrones (GOT) experience. (At least the first time I watched it) What these numbers do not show, is my emotional investment in the story: how I cheered for my favourite characters, cried when they … Continue reading The Game of Thrones Experience