BC: CREATED BY: 3T Arianne C/Shyron B /Jeanine D/Ramelle F Shaina K/ Ricardo E /Jessica B Darryl L /Jay L / Dustin B /Brent M /Abigail R
FC: P O P CULTURE
1: CAREER ACADEMY PROGRAM POPULAR CULTURE RESEARCH GROUP 3T Dustin Bair - Dodge Neon///Looney Tunes Shyron Beasley-Reece - PS3///Ninja Turtles Jessica Bechtold - Brett Michaels & Tila Tequila shows///Britney Spears Arianne Cregar - Madonna///Xena Jeanine Drago - Lil Wayne///Barbie Ricardo Espinal - Honda Civic///Scooby Doo Ramelle French - XBox360//Nintendo Shaina Klotz - Perez Hilton///Furby Albert Jay Lebeda - rebuilding Chevies///dirt bikes Darryl Lightner - car shows///Dragonball Z Brent Marks - Apple///Pokemon Abigail Rivera - Christina Aguilera///Little Mermaid
2: WEEZY f BABY Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. . . . . Wayne, 23, was born and raised in New Orleans’ in a neighborhood called Hollygrove. As a child, the aspiring rapper listened to and idolized early Cash Money recording artists like Pimp Daddy and UNLV, who he cites as some of his early influences. A few years later, Wayne met Cash Money CEOs Ronald "Suga Slim" and Bryan "Baby” Williams (The Birdman) who would take him under their wings and help mold him into a prolific and profound artist. Was born on septermber 27, 1982, and raised in Hollygrove New Orleans, Louisiana. Weezy inspires me in many ways; from his flow and lyrics to the way he presents himself. He comes out of New Orleans spitting lyrics so hard they'll verbally slay any contender. No one can match his quick wit, lyrical dexterity or down-home Southern charm He has already made his mark as one of the world's youngest top talents.. Lil Wayne has proved himself more than a contender to the throne. This winner is already wearing the crown. Lil wayne is the king of the south Hands down the best rapper alive.
4: POP CULTURE Pop culture is one of those vexed terms that we all use, but that means different things to different people. Pop Culture is simply a widely accepted group of practices or customs. including popular music, television shows, commercials, brand names, advertisements, sports, the Internet, movies, fashion, etc.
5: Since barbies debut in 1959, an anatomically improbable molded plastic statuette named Barbie has become an icon. Ruth Handler undeniably invented an American icon that functions as both a steady outlet for girls' dreams and an ever changing reflection of American society. | Today, Barbie has come a long way from that fashion doll who debuted in 1959. She has sisters, a boyfriend, and represents nearly 100 different nationalities.
6: Little Mermaid has been my favorite movie since I can remember. | The directors were Ron Clemens and John Musker. The writers were Roger Alllers and Hans Christian Andersen. . | The movie was released on Noember 17, 1989. The Little Mermaid Won 2 Oscars.
7: Then in 2000 they came out with The Little Mermaid 2- Return tto the Sea. The directors were Jim Kammerud and Brian Smith . The writers were Elizabeth Anderson and Temple Mathews. But, the movie's story was to protect her from a sea witch. Ariel's daughter is not allowed in the ocean; but when she becomes 12, she runs away to an adventure under the sea.
8: Christina Mara Aguilera was born on December 18,1980 in Staten Island , New York. She signed to RCA records. She sold 37 million records world wide. She has always been my rolemodel.
9: She finally decided to tie the knot on Novemeber 19, 2005. She married Jordan Bratman. She dedicated her CD Back to Basics to her past and her husband. | Later they found out that when she was on her Back to Basics tour, she was pregant. 9 months later she gave birth to a beautiful baby boy. Max Liron Bratman was born on january 1, 2008 at 10:00pm
10: Perez Hilton. Mario Armando Lavandeira Jr. known as Perez Hilton is a Blogger & Television Personality. Perez gossips about musicians, actors and celebrities. He often posts tabloid photographs that are often posted with added with captions and doodles.
11: Perez Hilton -- log onto his blog to find out the juicy celebrity gossip of the day.
12: Furby was the number one toy in 1999 as well as one of the most successful toys of all time.Furby sold 1.8 million units in 1998, 14 million units in 1999, and altogether in its three years of original production, Furby sold over 40 million units, and its speaking capabilities were translated into 24 languages.
13: The original Furbys were 6 inches (15 cm) tall. The main reason that many people liked them was their apparent "intelligence" and learning ability as they developed their language skills. Furbys can communicate with one another via a heart-shaped infrared port. Furbys start out speaking entirely Furbish, a language with short words, simple syllables, and various other sounds, but are programmed to speak less and less Furbish and more and more English as they "grow".
14: I liked this show as a kid . This was my life for about three years. | DRAGON BALL-Z
15: This started off as a show called Dragon Ball. | This show was about people from different planets come to earth ~~~ some to protect some to destroy !
16: I spend most of my time working on cars and at car shows. | Car shows are very interesting because you get a different variaey of cars being fixed up different waye on different cars: some for speed, some for looks, and some for speed with controls.
17: These car shows you meet a lot of people, see a,lot of cars, watch, and also learn more about cars and tuning cars. All of my time is used on something about cars and going to car shows.
18: Scooby Doo first aired in 1969, and it has been a very popular cartoon for about 39 years now; and; it's still being aired in 2008!
19: Scooby Doo | When I was a child, this was one of my favorite shows and there would not be one night i would miss watching it.
20: Honda Motors | Customizing Honda's has become something huge in the pop culture recently, and the reason we enjoy customizing our cars is because it makes your car unique and looks like a reflection of yourself.
21: This summer I plan on putting 18" rims, then dropping the car two inches to the ground, tinting the windows, and putting a nice sound system.
22: Tila Nguyen, better known by her stage name Tila Tequila, is an American model, entertainer, and singer residing in West Hollywood, California. She was raised in Houston, Texas. Her MTV show, "A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila," premiered on October 9, 2007. Today, she has a "Second Shot at Love 2" and is trying to find love all over agin. Tila is very popular on MySpace also.
23: "Rock of Love with Bret Michaels" is an American reality television dating game show. "Rock of Love" features Bret Michaels, the lead singer from the band Poison.
24: Britney Spears is an American pop singer. She has sold over 83 million records worldwide (as of October 2007) according to Zomba Label Group. | The RIAA ranks her as the eighth best-selling female artist in American music.
25: This is when things went bad! She lost both her kids ,and Kevin left her with custody of the boys. | Brittany has started going crazy after Kevin left. Then, shortly after this, the kids went to him, and then things hit the fan! She took everything over board. Brittany got hard on drugs.
26: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles originated in an American comic book published by Mirage Studios in 1984. | The main caracters include Leonardo (Blue), Raphael (Red),Michelangelo (Orange),Donatello (Purple),Master Splinter, April O'Neil,Shredder, and Casey Jones
27: The first issue of Eastman and Laird's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles premiered in May, 1984, at a comic book convention held at a local Sheraton Hotel in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
28: Sony Playstation 3
29: The Sony Playstation 3 was first available November 11, 2006. Tha playstation 3 has features including Blu-ray Disc, DVD, CD, Super Audio CD and it goes up to 80 GB. And, as of Janurary 1, 2008 over 10.49 million has been sold.
30: When I was younger most of the people I knew like myself did not have much money. So, we looked for enjoyment in what was readially avalible in the area old dirtbikes.
31: Although the bikes were easily obtained finding a place to ride was much more difficult. every cop in the area was constantly looking to bust us and take our bikes.
32: Over the years my toys have gotten much bigger and more expensive | i started working on trucks a few years. ago
33: All of the work is done by myself and two other people. we spend a lot of time looking at what other people have done and taking them several steps further. | We try to challenge ourselves by using older base trucks and making most of the parts ourselves.
34: As I grew up Looney Toons were a big part of the cartoon pop culture.
35: Warner-Brothers Looney Tunes that aired on Cartoon Network. | Thank you, Warner Brothers.
36: I know i cant speek for every one but i know the fuel prices are crazy so a fuel effiecent 4 cylinder neon is very economic and cheap enuff in price for any one, hence theres so many on the road. | For all the guys when your just hang out some where and hear that turbo spool up and the waste gate open and make the sound, it turns your head. and a stock neon srt-4 does just that at a cheap price. Altho they only made them for 2 years | As i mentiontioned befor its economical and very popular in our culture / era now. There easy maintnaince and theres so many add on performance parts for them its rediculous.
37: Base Number of Cylinders: 4 Base Engine Size: 2.4 liters Horsepower: 220 hp Torque: 245 ft-lbs. Fuel Tank Capacity: 12.5 gal. Manual: 22 mpg / 30 mpg Range in Miles: (City/Highway) Manual: 275 mi. / 375 mi. Highway travel. per tank. Maximum Seating: 5 consumer rating: 8.8 out of 10
38: Apple Inc. is the most popular computer company out today. It is mostly popular with teens and young adults becuase of the easy set up and all its fun applications. They also have the most popular mp3 players called iPods. The iPhone is also the most high tech phone out today.
39: Steve Jobs Steve Jobs is the chairman and cofounder of Apple Inc. He helped make Apple computers what they are today. He also was voted the most powerful businessman in 2007.
40: Pokemon Pokemon was first created in Japan around 1995 but was made popular in the United States around 1998. The Pokemon craze was with kids becuase of the cards, video games, and movies they were in. Pokemon was very important to me because it brought me and my friends together.
42: I chose Madonna because shes an amazing women and knows how to get what she wants. She re-invents herself and keeps people wanting more and also wondering what she'll do next and its always something jaw dropping. Shes not just a singer but also an actress, songwriter, book writer, guitarist, a mother, and also my hero. Madonna inspires me to try harder at everything I do and to believe in myself. I think of all the things she has done and probably will do to keep the world entertained and that takes a lot of confidence.
43: She's been in the scene for over 20 years, coming back with new stuff and still mangages to be at the top of the charts. For being almost 50, Madonna has got it goin' on! Here are a few pictures of Madonna's many looks and a pictures of me (Arianne Cregar) and my Madonna stand up.
44: I've been watching Xena Warrior Princess since I was 5 years old when it first came out in 1995. I loved how it was set in Medievil times and it was based on mythology. Xena wore a sexy leather attire, had long black hair, and piercing blue eyes that you could get lost in. Xena shows amazing fighting skills as we see her fight against her enemies. She fights for good making up for past mistakes thanks to the help of Hercules. Xena fought from warlords, to giants, to even gods and had the help of her companion/best friend, Gabrielle.
45: Xena Warrior Princess is played by actress Lucy Lawless. And, I thank her for a wonderful show and for keeping me entertained for all these years.
46: Xbox is one of the most used game systems in America. You can also download music to your Xbox and play the music while you play the game. | X ox has alot of games and NBA Live is my favorite game as is Madden. These are the best games for Xbox. | With this game you can play people online versus people all over the world.
47: XBOX | XBOX XBOX
48: Andy Warhol was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1928. In 1945 he entered the Carnegie Institute of Technology where he majored in pictorial design. | Warhol became famous worldwide for his work as a painter, an avant-garde filmmaker, a record producer, an author, and a public figure known for his membership in wildly diverse social circles that included bohemian street people, distinguished intellectuals, Hollywood celebrities, and wealthy aristocrats.