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The Best Friend I Want


I have a small list of celebrities that I would one day like to be friends with. Maybe that’s not okay to admit, but it is the truth. On that list are the likes of Jennifer Lawrence, Adele, Sam Heughan, and quite a few others, including the wonderful Mindy Kaling.

Beginning with The Office and following her to The Mindy Project,  I have admired Kaling’s sense of humor and work ethic for years. I love that she tells it likes it is and writes characters that are lovable and flawed. The opportunity to have dinner with a role model like Mindy Kaling would be both hilariously fun as well as inspirational.

Mindy

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Give Mr. Musk a Challenge- prompt 8


Mr. Musk

Imagine you are conversing with Elon Musk and he asks you to come up with an invention that he will work to invent in the coming years.  Your mind explodes with ideas as you consider the possibilities.  You are limited only by your imagination.

Come up with an invention that will benefit the world as much as possible. Explain to Mr. Musk how the invention would work and how it would benefit the world. Your response can expand on concepts and topics we have covered or discussed in class or can be an original idea.

Don’t forget to use appropriate media to enhance your post.

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Blog Council: Are Good Companies Doing Good Things?


Hope you all had a good and relaxing spring break!

Aylin, Mary, Ashley and Jordi really enjoyed reading all of your posts this week.

It was clear that the class enjoyed this prompt and took time to do some really interesting research into some well-known company.

Yay’s:

  • Great utilization of media
  • Posts/comments got to the point quick
  • Good job linking back to class material
  • Being critical of the companies chosen

Nay’s:

  • VOTE on polls
  • RATE the posts you read
  • Remember to link back to sources
  • Pose questions for your readers throughout your posts

And the Academy Awards Go To…

Best Adapted Screenplays:

AFLAC – Shaun

Medecin Sans Frontieres – Jess

Container Store – Megan

Best Director:

BCG – Caleb

Best Picture Overall:

Cheesecake Factory – William

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