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Unit 3 project. Please don't put more into it than you have to! Honestly at this point I am just trying to get them submitted so I can move on!

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For your review of this unit, recall what you have learned about satirical devices. How do satirists use humor to critique their societies? Write in your journal for five minutes. Name all of the devices you can remember. Now, you will have a look at some popular examples of modern satire. All of these parody (imitate) the news. The content of each should not be the focus of your review, but identifying how the satirist uses humor to create a criticism. A few disclaimers: 1) You might notice that a lot of political satire leans to the left. Because the purpose of satire is to criticize the status quo, satirists will usually be the progressives (liberals) commenting on the establishment (conservatism). This is not always the case, as satirists will generally poke fun at whatever around them is absurd, but be prepared for this phenomenon. 2) Also, remember that a lot of satire uses shock value to make its point. Swift horrified us all by suggesting that we eat newborn children as a solution to poverty. Thus, you will likely see shocking language or other material. Approach this as an objective academic studying an important literary genre. How do graphic or offensive words or topics help make the writer's point? Explore these modern satires. Find at least three clips or articles to review. (You may find one alternative source to use for one clip or article. If you do, include a link in your journal.) Be sure to review the articles under Articles to Review.  The Onion http://www.theonion.com/section/politics/?ref=auto  Jon Stewart and the Daily Show http://thedailyshow.cc.com /   Stephen Colbert and the Colbert Report http://thecolbertreport.cc.com/ Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update http://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-live Respond in your journal: Summarize the three clips or articles you viewed. What was the topic of the satire? What satirical devices does it use? ...
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