Commonplace 16, Uplifting Beer Commercials

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8wYXw4K0A3g&oref=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3D8wYXw4K0A3g&has_verified=1 What’s the only thing better than beer? Uplifting beer commercials about political unity, probably. Thanks, Heineken. (And I’m not the only one talking about this by the way) Watching this makes me smile, and it should make everyone else smile as well. But why does it make us smile so much? t’s just people […]

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Extra Reading Annotations

I was scouting the net for new music this week, and I stumbled upon a somewhat familiar name, Lil Peep. http://www.thefader.com/2017/02/08/lil-peep-gen-f-interview-hellboy-crybaby http://pitchfork.com/features/rising/10001-tears-of-a-dirtbag-rapper-lil-peep-is-the-future-of-emo/ I found two interesting articles written about him and annotated the articles using Zotero. These two articles stuck out to me due to their usage of commas and the way the authors were […]

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EXTRA STUFF: Course Concepts

The course concepts of this class relay on the idea that “college writing courses offer a core set of skills and experiences, emphasizing both continual practice and increasing complexity of reading and writing assignments.” While taking this college writing section, I bettered my abilities in analyzing texts, how to effectively evaluate sources, and have new […]

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