Web Rhetoric: Internet Users Respond to Constance McMillen

Entries from May 2010

Facebook Image #3: Lesbian Doesn’t Mean Less of a Person

May 6th, 2010 · No Comments

Alright, I grabbed this image from the “Let Constance Take Her Girlfriend to Prom!” Posting such an image in this group about Constance McMillen is clearly pegging the prom ordeal as a lesbian–and HUMAN–rights issue. The image is split into four frames. In the first three frames, we are shown images of protest signs and […]

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Youtube post #3: Constance McMillen is a Viking.

May 2nd, 2010 · No Comments

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_WrgP3mgsw What interests me in this video actually pops up around 2:36 and 4:18. “crutches13” responds to an internet comment by a student from Constance’s high school. He says: “…but the problem I have is that they are saying that Constance is pushing them into doing things that they don’t want to do.” He continues […]

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