1. angela_wonders

    It’s a disaster…

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    So, what I have to know is what would you do if we were under attack by chemical weapons of mass destruction. There was that crazy NatGeo series Preppers about those who prepared for dooms day (however it may strike) and then there was the ironic, disturbing indie film on …

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    Music- Lorde, Katy Perry

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    16 year old  New Zealander ‘Lorde’ is currently the first woman to dominate the alternative charts since 90s’ star Tracy Bonham’s hit single Mother Mother with her new track- Royals.

    The intro is a heavy base leading into Lorde’s voice which belts out in an ethereal voice compared to …

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    Writing rituals

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    Recently, I learned that Chilean writer Isabel Allende has a specific ritual for writing. Allende starts a book every year on January 8th, the anniversary of the date she began her first novel. Allende described her ritual in an interview with Sir David Frost on Al Jazeera.

    “I get …

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    Can we talk for a second…

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    About how much I love East Los High, the first entirely Hispanic tv series set at a high school in East LA? Latino television has come a long way since America Ferrera burst through Latino TV barriers by starring in Ugly Betty as a sweet, innocent, naive second generation assistant …

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    Film Cine Filme

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    Today I discovered you can watch movies on you-tube. Mind-Blown. I celebrated by watching 3 full length features on my laptop- just like college: Solo Deus Sabe, Girls Just Want to Have Fun, and When Harry Met Sally.

    For those who aren’t familiar with Girls Just Want to Have Fun- …

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    Manny Yusuf: “M…

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    Manny Yusuf: “My message to the next mayor is, you need to fix what Mayor Bloomberg did. You need to put more guidance counselors in our school. Take all the amount of student safety agents that you get in schools, take the amount of funding you give them, and give …

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    DS 106- Week 1

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    This week I have begun open course work for an online storytelling course hosted by Mary Washington College. I am super excited to be a part of the course.This space will be used to document the progress of the course as well as other ideas and thoughts normally posted. Tags …

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    Troubleshooting- Social Media

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    Recently, I interviewed for a position at the Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. During the interview, the interviewer mentioned a difficulty the organization had been having with social media channels. Members had been accused of spamming their audience, sending out too many messages that their audience found irrelevant.

    With …

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    Journey to the past…

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    “The person we want to become is the person we must be today. There is not waiting for formation, we must take a note from Nike and JUST DO IT. There just isn’t time to wait to be great, when there is so much need in the world for greatness.Youth …

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