Author Archives: CarolineMisaki

Book Review: Social Media and Public Relations

In her book, Social Media and Public Relations: Eight New Practices For The PR Professional, Deirdre K. Breakenridge emphasizes the importance of a company having a social media policy that is current/up-to-date and uniform throughout the internal ranks/departments. She says, When social media met public relations, communication techniques advanced, additional practices surfaced, and your roles and responsibilities […]

“Social Media and Public Relations” Notes

1-2 sentence summary of book’s purpose/argument: The book emphasizes the importance of a company having a social media policy that is current/up-to-date and uniform throughout the internal ranks/departments. How do you think the approach of your book’s author can be understood in terms of Baym’s four major social discourses of new technology?: Breakenridge’s arguments can be understood […]

Backdoor Teen Mom: HeteroseXXXy Gone Wrong (NSFW)

“I can’t believe the one time I have sex in the past year has turned into this #UNREAL” Ever since her first appearance on MTV’s Teen Mom, Farrah Abraham has become an instant tabloid celebrity. Most recently, Farrah has been in the media for her sex tape released by Vivid Entertainment, “Backdoor Teen Mom,” staring opposite […]

“I Share, Therefore I Am”

In a world of thousands of Facebook Friends, hundreds of Twitter Followers, and dozens of Instagram Likers, how is it that we’re still so lonely? Robert Gordon, a writer for Elite Daily, discusses this issue of incredible loneliness that plagues the millennial generation in his article, “This Video Will Have You Completely Rethink How You Conduct […]

Truth is…. I don’t like your status!!

As I take my daily scroll through my Facebook newsfeed, I often encounter a status that says, “LMS FOR TRUTH IS!!” (LMS standing for “like my status”). It is these posts that make me want to through my laptop out the window and hope that the Internet dies (insert gun emoji here). Pictured above is […]