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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 8

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    ? Thank you for being a friend
    Travel down the road and back again
    Your heart is true, you’re a pal and a confidant

    And if you threw a party, invited everyone you knew
    You would see the biggest gift would be from me
    and the card attached would say,…

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 8

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    This week, we colored a TV show and made scribble monsters, we made snowflakes and showcased an ideal font, we talked about our dream life and picked a song that brings back memories! I liked all the daily creates this week, so it’s going to be hard to choose a …

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    RADIO SHOW UPDATE 2

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    The 80’s Television Power Half-Hour is just about complete and ready to be uploaded to SoundCloud! Group members added their contributions on a Google Doc by Wednesday so that Kollin could stitch all the pieces together. I’d like to thank Kollin who volunteered as tribute; his efforts made this show …

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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 7

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    The Airwaves of TV Via Radio

    ? through the airwaves of Radio-
    people never read the airwaves of TV
    do we only feed the airwaves of TV
    I really should have seen through the airwaves of TV ?

    Thomas ‘Melody’ Dolby

    This week, we kicked off the Ds106 Radio group …

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 7

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    This week, we drew a favorite cartoon and played emoji karaoke, found creative billboards and visualized vocabulary, drew our dream home and gave ourselves an award! I definitely deserve the ‘Over-doing it’ Award. Case in point- I always do 6 daily creates, even though the requirement is only 3. I …

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    80’s POWER DESIGN: A Radio Show Project

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    I’m feeling the 80’s power of geographic shapes in this Radio Show Design Project! For this assignment, we had to create a poster/bumper sticker/logo/etc. for our radio show, and I got to work thinking about our group’s 80’s Television Power Half-Hour! I was influenced by my own group member’s poster, …

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    A SOUND EFFECT I NEVER HEARD

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    ? Heard you slip right through the door
    You whispered just a word
    Then you uploaded it from the floor
    With a sound effect I’ve never heard ?

    Golden ‘Melody’ Earring

    Arggh! I can never find the sound effects that I want! I decided to try out the assignment, Sounds

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    BUMP UP THE JAM

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    ? Bump up the jam, bump it up
    A bump it up yo bump it ?

    Technotronic Melody

    Hey, this assignment looks familiar! This week, I created another bumper for Ds106 Radio. I wanted to make one that more specifically promoted my group’s 80’s television Power Half-Hour, so I made …

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    RADIO SHOW UPDATE

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    Radio Show Week 1 Progress Report “It’s kind of a big deal”

    This just in: Ds106 Radio show groups have been formed and topics have been discussed. My group started out with only myself and Kollin Carter, but through a shocking turn of events, our group is now the largest …

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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 6

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    Making Design Out of Nothing At All

    ? Making design out of nothing at all
    Out of nothing at all, out of nothing at all
    Out of nothing at all, out of nothing at all
    Out of nothing at all
    Making design out of nothing at all ?

    Air ‘Melody’ …

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 6

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    This week, we cut up photos and drew favorite animals, we thought about old 80’s products and we made wanted posters, we exemplified the word GUMPTION and we did a collaborative draw!

    My favorite daily create was the community whiteboard because I didn’t know that that program existed. I love …

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    IT’S IT’S A DESIGN BLITZ

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    ? Oh yeah! It was like lightning
    Everybody was fighting
    And the design was soothing
    And they all started grooving
    Yeah, yeah, yeah-yeah-yeah ?

    Sweet Melody

    Melody, you already parodied ‘Ballroom Blitz.’ Oh, yeah? Well this is part 2: Design Blitz, and this song rocks! It Rock Band rocks! …Anyway, …

  13. @jupiter_pop

    HUNGRY LIKE THE WOLF (For Design)

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    ? In touch with the ground UPS
    I’m on the hunt down I’m after you FedEx
    Smell like I sound I’m lost in a crowd
    And I’m hungry like the wolf ?

    Duran ‘Melody’ Duran

    I have been hungry like the wolf waiting for the right time to parody that …

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    PSA: We are all Animals

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    ? A wild ride, over hallway ground
    Such a lust for school, the circus comes to town
    We are the hungry ones, on a lightning raid
    Just like a river runs, like a fire needs flame, oh
    I burn for you to get out of the way ?

    Def ‘Melody’ …

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    A STORY TOLD IN 4 ICONS

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    I very badly wanted to make my usual title pun and song quote with this post, but the assignment calls for a little ambiguity! I figure that my image is going to be easy to guess, but I’ll still play by the rules.

    The task for the assignment, One Story

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    DARK AMBIGUITIES ARE PART OF MY DESIGN

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    ? Yeah, you don’t know my mind
    You don’t know my kind
    Dark ambiguities are part of my design
    Tell the world that I’m falling from the sky
    Dark ambiguities are part of my design ?

    Red Hot Melody Peppers

    It’s Design Week Ds106! I can’t help but feel like …

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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 5

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    Sweet Sounds (Are Made Of This)

    This week was all about audio as we explored how sound effects, music, and words can drive a story. We created a radio bumper, reflected on audio, and tweeted along to a dramatic story. This was a challenging week, as I think most us …

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 5

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    In the name of the Moon, I will punish you! This week, we came up with candle scent names and created an alphabet mess, we captioned the 80’s and took movie quotes out of context, we went on a nature walk and we drew a fictional friend.

    It’s hard to …

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    RADIO SHOW IDEAS

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    Brainstorming Session

    I created a rough list of radio show ideas, but I don’t know how feasible some of these are. I’m a, “do by example” type of person, so it was really hard coming up with the examples! Here’s my list so far:

    Weird News of the 1980s: Talk…
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    THIS POST IS FOR THE BIRDS

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    Caw. Caw Caw.

    Birds

    This past Monday I tuned in to Ds106 radio’s audio drama hour and heard a flighty tale from the Anthropocene broadcast. That’s right, the story was Alfred Hitchcock’s, ‘The Birds.’

    As I listened to the soothing bird sounds, (j/k, the sounds were like listening to a …

  21. @jupiter_pop

    SPEAKING FOR THE LONGEST TIME

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    ? If you said goodbye to me tonight
    There would still be music left to write
    What else could I do –

    (HOLD UP, I get to post the actual song for this post! :- D )

    THE LONGEST TIME! Aaaaaaaand post ~~~~>

    I’m takin’ it back to some good …

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    THRILLER NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

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    Ahahahahahahahaha.

    M.J. Melody

    Something evil’s lurking from the dark in this Sound Effects Story! In this Audio Assignment, we had to “tell a story using nothing but sound effects. There can be no verbal communication, only sound effects. Use at least five different sounds that you find online. The …

  23. @jupiter_pop

    DS106: YOUR HIT MUSIC STATION

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    Radio Bumper

    After listening to the jams on Ds106 Radio, I tried my hand at making a radio bumper. I’ve made a fake TV bumper before, but not one for radio, so this was interesting. Although I have Adobe CC and could have used Audition, I opted for using Audacity, …

  24. @jupiter_pop

    GRAFFITI ON THE MOON

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    ? Now, ds106 did you hear about this one?
    Tell me, are you locked in the punch?
    Hey ds106, are you goofing on Elvis?
    Hey class, are we losing touch? ?

    R.E.M Melody

    Audio Storytelling

    Ds106 is kicking off week 5 with some good old fashion radio storytelling. I’ll admit …

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    WEEKLY SUMMARY: Week 4

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    Take On Visual Media

    This week, our photography skills were put to the test as we did 12 stars worth of visual assignments, a photoblitz, a photo analysis, and a photo reflection. Phew! That’s a lot of photo taking. I think I’ll be gone in a day or two to …

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    DAILY CREATE: Week 4

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    This week, we celebrated 80’s themed drinks and 80’s icons, beloved pencils and Dot Day, and…college I guess? And we started a new trend talked about what trend we would start if we had that kind of power (what power? The power of voodoo (who do?) You do). My trend …

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