Last one tonight, a comparison of the storm on from the weekend and the famous storm of 1987 – the biggest in recent times. After all the hype, it turned out that there wasn’t actually much to it (at least around this part of the country). However, media outlets all over the place wouldn’t let you forget about it (hmmm what theory could this be?) What are your thoughts on this story? Specifically, think about audiences and how they were engaged. As you may have started to realise – leave your thoughts in the comments section.
Lots here on representation. Consider what different groups are being represented and leave your thoughts in the comments.
A2 students, if you’re looking for a story about ideology and values, what better than the continuing fallout from the News of the World phone hacking scandal.
Have a read if the link above, and feed back your thoughts in the comments.