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The television show “Doomsday Preppers” has brought light to more conspiracy theories that focus on people who are “preparing for the end of the world as we know it.” This quote was found in The Hollywood Reporter where David Knowles writes “Doomsday Preppers: TV Review.”In this article Knowles expresses two specific views of how the end will begin. This gives evidence to his statement previously stated in the article that “the fascinating thing about this rather dire piece of information is that it very few people seem to agree on the way that life as we know it is about to go straight down the proverbial toilet.” The television show enhances this idea more thoroughly. The show focuses on going to people’s homes who are certain of the way the end will turn out and interviews them on how they are beginning to prepare. The following video clip is the shows main advertisement:

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The Glamour of Teenage Motherhood

Has teenage pregnancy increased in this generation? No, the amount of parents who jump into marriage due to this has decreased. In the YouTube video, “What’s Your Issue: Romanticizing Teen Pregnancy,” different shows and famous people’s are portrayed; this demonstrates how media has highlighted the life of a young pregnancy.

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