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Home Sweet Home

You’ve definitely heard me do nothing put moan about money and the lack of money I have. But no worries, this episode you’re safe because this episode is about houses. I can tell you now I love my house, I… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Hakuna Ma’Vodka

 I love a good cocktail, can you tell?     Here we have, the perfect part of the project for me. Cocktail talk. Don’t really think Kel can have this same agreement, but me and han had. This. Down. So… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Ignoring police brutality in the UK? – #BLM

So we all know police brutality has been widely publicized, televised and social media…ized as mainly an issue in the US – but living in the UK trust me its not all rosy over here. Lets talk about the curious case… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Uncover the Hidden Sugar in Your Diet

As our campaign continues and we are all adding to each social media site to keep the levels of followers up and to keep them increasing. One thing that we decided to continue to post and create were memes. This… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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UK Rap/Hip-Hop in TV.

Following on from last week, I thought I’d explore the crossovers between the genre/scene with TV. Similar to Film, the music has a hard time finding its way to the screen, for the same reasons and also similarly it’s easier to find British shows that incorporate the music. The first show that immediately jumps out […] Continue reading

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Production day 1

Yesterday on 22th February we have decided to start our production. I have booked an appropriate equipment from av loans to do first part of our spot in the day time with high resolution of 4K. It was not easy to start working with GoPro 5  because class which we have chosen as a film … Continue reading Production day 1 Continue reading

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Face for Flawness

I can tell you now without any hesitation that beauty, for me, is a way of life. It’s an art. Being able to create a masterpiece with just a few tools and products amazes me. Just like an artist with… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Cyberbullying Ads Short Clip [Production]

Today we began to shoot our first video clip for our project. The idea was produced by Korilna. She introduced her idea and discussed it to us. We all like the idea and agreed to film this short clip. The purpose of this short clip was to establish the issue and how social media can … Continue reading Cyberbullying Ads Short Clip [Production] Continue reading

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Creating our Social Media Sites

SOCIAL MEDIA One of the main ways for us to have a successful campaign about hidden sugars was to produce our own social media sites. As a group we have decided to use Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook in order to… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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Sugar Things

SUGAR THINGS We have decided to create a campaign on hidden sugar, called “Sugar Things”. To come up with this initial idea it was important we worked together as a group in order to make sure everyone’s opinions and thoughts… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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People that paved the way for us – #BLM

Dr Martin Luther King Jr.  MLK in my opinion is the most influential person in black history. From his activism and inspirational speeches to the creation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965,… Continue reading → Continue reading

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UK Rap/Hip-Hop in Film.

The genre has never really had much exposure in big films, unless they hail from this side of the pond and even then there’s a small list that’ll really expose the genre. However, one trilogy has always supported the UK music scene in general, and that’s Noel Clarke’s (@NoelClarke) acclaimed ‘hood’ trilogy, comprised of KiDULTHOOD, […] Continue reading

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First Podcast; A friendly introduction.

So we finally got people together to make our first podcast for this project! Yes in this episode we introduce our characters backstories and personalities so that it doesn’t slow the game down when we get to playing it. Jacob did some nice editing on this and overall it has come together pretty well. It … Continue reading First Podcast; A friendly introduction. Continue reading

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The Million Man March – #BLM

In my opinion Black Lives Matter was a movement even before it was established (2013) , it just hadn’t been established until later because black people weren’t given the opportunity or weren’t listened to at all. The Million Man March… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Election interference

In February 13, 2018, Russian admits that they interfered the 2016 U.S elections. This have become the big issue to the world. As this was not an expected outcome. Russian cyber-attack Hilary Clinton to damaged her presidential campaign that lead her l… Continue reading

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Am I a Murderer?

Right so this blog post is a little more serious but I feel it’s seriously important to bring everyone’s attention to this matter. So as most girls would agree, having to constantly paint your nails and keep them clean is… Continue reading → Continue reading

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‘The Kiss’ Controversy Behind The Making Of Season 2

Social Group Project  Blog  12 Sunday 11 February 2018 Opening Sequence: “Choose life,Choose Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and hope that someone, somewhere cares Choose looking up old flames, wishing you’d done it all differently, And choose watching history repeat itself Choose your future Choose reality TV, slut shaming, revenge porn Choose a zero hour contract, a two hour … Continue reading ‘The Kiss’ Controversy Behind The Making Of Season 2 Continue reading

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UK Rap/Hip-Hop in Video Games. Part 2 – US Edition.

Continuing from last week’s post, we’re going to continue looking at the UK scene expanding into gaming, but more surprisingly, gaming in the US. With both basketball and (American) football, dominating sports in the US, it’s no surprise that the soundtracks on their franchise sports games (Madden NFL and NBA 2K) are predominantly made up […] Continue reading

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Side Quest; MMORPG’s Part 2: A new world

It was already in the works in my mind I wanted to play World of Warcraft long before I quit runescape. It’s world was bigger, Its graphics were better and you could play as things like trolls and dwarves. Id wanted to play it since I was about 10 but due to its monthly subscription … Continue reading Side Quest; MMORPG’s Part 2: A new world Continue reading

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Online Gaming Bullying

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Top 5 Stranger Things Moments!

Social Group Project  Blog  11 February 3rd 2018 Opening Sequence: “Beautiful Things Don’t Ask For Courage”- (Walter Mitty- The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty) Hello Friend… Its been a while, but your weekly dose of heroine called ‘PAMXA_WORLD’ is back I’m here to satisfy you, comfort you and give you that hit when needs be. Last … Continue reading Top 5 Stranger Things Moments! Continue reading

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Fourth Week of Project ShotByAmo

Welcome back to project ShotByAmo This week I got to shoot with my one of my close friends Korby, It was a late night and we decided to go to Central London as some of the buildings still had festive … Continue reading Continue reading

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UK Rap/Hip-Hop in Video Games.

  With UK Rap/Hip-Hop becoming more and more popular, it has been given exposure on more platforms, one of the most notable being video games. It’s not unusual for video games to have soundtracks, especially sports games where you spend some time in menus etc. where the soundtrack adds to the feel of the game […] Continue reading

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The Journey begins! My Half-Orc is born!

So the time has finally come, all this planning has lead to this moment. I, Robert Fitzpatrick, have become a god and created a living being! Well, Technically he doesn’t exist in the real world and he is something dreamt up on a piece of paper but god damn it he’s real enough to me. … Continue reading The Journey begins! My Half-Orc is born! Continue reading

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Side Quest; MMORPG’s Part 1

[Whilst we go through the ordeal of organising multiple students with conflicting timetables in order to start playing D&D I’ve decided to not drill D&D into the ground and talk about one of my other Big interests] So its fairly obvious from the numerous D&D posts that I am in fact… A MASSIVE NERD. And … Continue reading Side Quest; MMORPG’s Part 1 Continue reading

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#AllLivesMatter………… – #BLM

You can tell from the excessive ellipses that I do not hold ‘All Lives Matter’ in high regard – in fact I don’t support it at all. The hashtag was created by bigots who assumed the Black Lives Matter movement… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Less Friends, Less Bullshit???????

Just to clarify I put as many question marks as I could so it was clear that I don’t agree with the quote in the title, it was more of a question. Does having an smaller circle of friends automatically… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Third Week of Project ShotByAmo

Welcome back to project ShotByAmo This week I had the privilege of shooting my best friend and PA, Joanna. I live in Merlin Heights and as well as it being known for its tall presence, one spectacular thing stands out … Continue reading Continue reading

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UK Rap/Hip-Hop in Sports – Boxing.

  So, following on from last week, we continue to take a look at the scenes connection with sports. This week, as you may have gathered from the title – we focus on boxing. Not only has Stormzy (@Stormzy1) crossed into football, but almost two years prior he made his mark on the boxing scene. […] Continue reading

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Illusion Cupcakes – Week 3

This week me and Amber believe it’s time to stop blabbing on about cakes and actually make some of our own this time. Don’t you agree? Ingredients Bought Unsalted butter, softened Caster sugar Self-raising flour Eggs Milk Icing sugar Food … Continue reading Continue reading

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Hidden Figures – #BLM

Hidden Figures was released in 2016 and the film meant so much because it told the untold story of the black female mathematicians who were literally hidden figures in their work place. That’s what it was like being black, even… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Our First Episode ‘Strange Days Ahead’ Review!

Social Group Project  Blog  10 Thursday 25 January 2018 Opening Sequence: “If You Haven’t Already Seen Stranger Things By Now, Go Fuck Yourself, You Don’t Deserve To Watch It….”- (Hamza Pandor: Episode 1 ‘Strange Days Ahead’ The Upside down Podcast) a.k.a Retro-Comic-Movie-Brown-Guy …..Guess Who’s Back Bitches……  I highly doubt there is any other gif that represents how I … Continue reading Our First Episode ‘Strange Days Ahead’ Review! Continue reading

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Saffy vs. Bailey

Okay so yes this title makes very little sense if you don’t know me at all but this episode is basically cats vs. dogs but that was just too basic for one of my blog titles. So, to make sense… Continue reading → Continue reading

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UK Rap/Hip-Hop in Sports – Football.

As I’m sure we’re all aware, being from England and all – Football is the national sport of England (and basically Scotland, Ireland and Wales as well). So there’s no surprise that there’s a crossover between sports and music cultures in today’s society and that they also bear influence on one another, especially with younger […] Continue reading

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Episode 1, The adventure begins!

This blog is mostly about how i constructed the first podcast to be incredibly beginner friendly, what better way to introduce people into a fantasy world than starting them off […] Continue reading

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Warhammer and DnD

What is Warhammer?  Simply put it is a table top game played with models much like chess pieces, although far more complex. The unique thing is you get to pick […] Continue reading

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Some Useful Apps For D&D

As mentioned in the last blog there are some apps that are useful for D&D which can make the game easier to get in to. Fifth Edition Character Sheet So In order to participate in the group project I had to make a character, Shocking huh?, in order to play D&D and although I could … Continue reading Some Useful Apps For D&D Continue reading

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Money = Happiness… or does it?

Right okay so if you know me at all, you’ll know I’m not much for discussing the ins and outs of my relationship with anyone but my closest friends and of course my boyfriend. But really I was just thinking… Continue reading → Continue reading

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“Can you hang this out please? – Ta, Mum x”

This week in our lab class, John showed us several articles on the internet in regards to social media and we discussed their content as a group. The next activity that took place was when John laid several photographs out… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Week 13- 17th January

Within this weeks lab we all went into the public of DMU campus and got many peoples views and opinions on Feminism as they filled out a survey we had created the week before. As we wanted to get some… Continue reading → Continue reading

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Social media: An intellectual army – #BLM

Trayvon Martin, we all know the name. His story echos like that voice of reciprocity in your head that knows when something is wrong but you keep it moving because ‘that’s none of my business’. NOT THIS TIME. In response… Continue reading → Continue reading

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First Week of Project ShotByAmo

Welcome to Project ShotByAmo! We are a group that specializes in photography but for the first time ShotByAmo will be doing a project with a slight twist. None of the shoots that we will be orchestrating will be planned or … Continue reading Continue reading

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Outlets for UK Rap/Hip-Hop

With the popularity and interest in the UK music scene spiking over the last couple years, the accessibility of the genre has been improved. The UK music scene has primarily been distributed digitally, mostly on YouTube, with larger artists branching onto Spotify and Apple Music. Despite the accessibility of the music growing, the main outlets […] Continue reading

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A yeast infected nation

Have you ever tired putting on Polish TV? Most likely not. Good for you. I have. It’s quite an extraordinary experience. 8 o’clock. Rush hour. So it begins. Every major TV station in Poland is being littered with ads. Imagine turning on TV and hearing: “Hi stud, remember me?” a girl asks in the Erekton ad. … Continue reading A yeast infected nation Continue reading

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D&D Equipping Yourself

Getting Started So you’ve decided to play D&D what do you do now? Well first you have to gather some equipment in order to get going. This is from the point of a player. Potential dungeon masters need a few extra things. Players Handbook Although it is not a requirement for each player to own a … Continue reading D&D Equipping Yourself Continue reading

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