1. Michael Walter

    A Day in the Life of Michael Walter

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    The Assignment:

    On Seinfeld, the astute George Castanza noted “If you take everything I’ve ever done in my entire life and condense it down into one day….it looks decent.” — if you take everything you have done in a day and condense it down to a video… it looks decent …

  2. Michael Walter

    Idea Evolution Final Project part II

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    Instead of attempting to live with both of them and video tape them for 48 hours in total than video editing and such. I could have a 30 min interview with each about their teaching styles, why its important what they are teaching, and than us three (if you have …

  3. Michael Walter

    Movie Scenes that Changed my Life

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    Assignment:

    Select scenes from 3-5 movies. These scenes should represent scenes that changed your life or made some sort of dramatic, traumatic, lasting, or emotional impact on you. When you have selected those scenes, create a video that shows the scenes and includes audio/video of you describing what it is …

  4. Michael Walter

    Cooking with Michael Walter

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    Who likes cooking? You do?! Awesome! Do you like eggs? You do?! Horray! Well enjoy the show, it was an easy video camera assignment, that I decided to try to make something super easy and something that a college student might enjoy, however, it turned out to be a huge …

  5. Michael Walter

    Getting Inside Moose’s Head

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    The assignment:
    Take any real life video and give us a play by play commentary on what we see. It can be a sports event, funny video or videogame gameplay. Make it funny, make it real, make it anything you want to be.

    So this was a really fun assignment …

  6. Michael Walter

    The Michael Walter Network

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    The assignment:

    Our generation has been using social networking for quite some time now. Take a moment to reflect. Look back at who you were, what you’ve done, and what this all means in those years now frozen in photographs on Facebook. Using anything that is published on a social …

  7. Michael Walter

    Final Project Idea.

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    i’ve have a fair amount of trouble thinking of a final project, but what if I followed three different people around for the days, and wrote about it.

    Just an idea. …

  8. Michael Walter

    Does the Jury System work?

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    After talking with a few friends and watching the movie Twelve Angry Men (1957), I have came to the conclusion that I’m not a fan of our modern jury system works. I get the same eerie feeling of how human error must be so prevalent. I get the same feeling …

  9. Michael Walter

    Play by Play

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    Take any real life video and give us a play by play commentary on what we see. It can be a sports event, funny video or videogame gameplay. Make it funny, make it real, make it anything you want to be. Lets hear what you have to say about the …

  10. Michael Walter

    michaelsinternetfunhouse.com 2012-03-18 22:36:49

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    http://assignments.ds106.us/assignments/plinkett-review/

    Review a bad movie, using footage from it and other films. Tear it apart. Show us everything that’s wrong with it.
    Write script and record audio you can use for the Plnkett Review Assignment
    Person 1: This movie has nothing good going for it. Let’s first give a description …

  11. Michael Walter

    12 Angry Men (1957)

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    For anyone who hasn’t seen 12 Angry Men, well first of all you are missing out. The movie is based around a dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court.

    Here is a …

  12. Michael Walter

    Bird Facts

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    Taken from a Grantland article: But everyone loves bird facts!

    i. During World War II, “Project Pigeon” was American behaviorist B.F. Skinner’s attempt to develop a pigeon-guided missile.

    ii. Also during World War II, an American dental surgeon named Lytle S. Adams formulated a plan to strap time bombs to …

  13. Michael Walter

    Living Forever, well at least Longer.

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    So going off the fact that bagels, meat, and bread last longer when the temperature is lower. Why don’t humans last longer when its cold? I mean shouldn’t pull in Russia last like 10 years longer than people in South America? Should old people in fact not be in Florida, …

  14. Michael Walter

    Bagels

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    You know when you buy bagels, how come they don’t just cut every bagel in half? They all end up getting cut in half anyway.

  15. Michael Walter

    Made a Ringtone

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    This was something that I have always wanted to do, and having to do it for school makes it even more exciting! I decided to take the top 5 of my Itunes most played and make it into a ringtone. From there I liked the concept of of having a …

  16. Michael Walter

    Attracting Bugs Bunny

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    This was a really fun assignment. The task is to create an 30 second or less audio file that might be used to “call” a particular character from a movie, TV, or real life. To accomplish this assignment I used a mix of freesound.org which allows you to download sounds …

  17. Michael Walter

    Jerry Mcguire!

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    Jerry Mcguire!, a photo by mkattax52 on Flickr.

    Everyone knows the scene, Jerry Mcguire, a sports agent, just signs his big star, and he yells “SHOW ME THE MONEY”

    I put a youtube copy of what happens if you care to watch:

    This movie would have gone way different …

  18. Michael Walter

    Jackie Robinson

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    Jackie Robinson, a photo by mkattax52 on Flickr.

    Jackie Robinson was more than just a baseball player. I heard about his life at the Great Lives series and thought it was very interesting. His mother, Mallie Robinson, single-handedly raised Jackie and her four other children. Jackie had a very …

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