This week, Ball Bearings discusses the culture created around entertainment.
“Connected from Afar,” a letter from Editor-in-Chief, Miller Kern
The entertainment industry facilitates communities for people from different walks of life.
“United We Fan,” by Emily Sabens
The internet has provided means for fans from all realms to share, participate, and form friendships across the globe.
“Cultivating a Classic,” by Samantha Kupiainen
Followers of cult classic films are often attracted to the genre’s indie appeal and lack of star power
“Sliding into Tradition,” by Riley Eubanks
Sports are a family affair for the Bolens, Cincinnati Reds fans from Indiana.
“Invisible Culture,” by Demi Vaughn
Lack of representation in media can create self-esteem issues in young girls.
“Boulevard of Broken Dreams,” by Taylor Meyers
Becoming a rock star is an age-old dream, but today’s starving artists are just trying to get recognition and likes on Facebook.
“The Power of Celebrity,” by Robert Moscato-Goodpaster
Those in the limelight have an influence that can often sway the public’s opinion.