We’re not having the right discussions

“Friction isn’t generated by stating our goals, but by invoking the "fear of change" our respective methodologies for achieving these goals represent. Most of our societal goals are uncontroversial. The controversy arises from proposed policy specifics, policies which are likely to threaten the present revenue models of the ownership class.”

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Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice...

“If you are embedded in a social group where people are passionate, maybe about their vocation or some hyper-involving hobby, you may very well catch a similar bug. When those around us tend a garden, or have semi-yearly yard-sales to help clear clutter from their lives, or pick up an instrument for the first time, the likelihood is that we will mirror these positive paths.”

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Truth In Media: The Importance of Journalistic Integrity

“As society and technology move ever forward, this problem will not fade away. In fact, it may prove even more difficult to root out propaganda. Photoshop and doctored video can fool even the most internet savvy among us. All of this means that media literacy is more important now than ever before.”

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Acadiana: A rare and special place

“There are no people on Earth, no community, quite like Acadiana. Nobody else speaks french the way we do. Nobody else dances quite the way we do. Nobody else has the perspective that we do. And that is worth recording.”

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Reasons YOU should have a podcast on Cypress Street Radio

“It provides a mechanism for facilitating individuals, groups, and communities to tell their own diverse stories, share experiences, and become active creators and contributors of media. It’s essentially a platform to share content relevant to our community.”

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Adobe Premiere Pro vs. Final Cut Pro X: Which is Better?

“I will say that knowing how to edit in multiple programs is a benefit and helps, depending on the job. It still comes down to one aspect: No matter which software you use to edit, use it to the best of your ability to get the job done.”

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Voice-controlled teleprompter software is the wave of the future!

Yesterday one of those utilities that I love to see was introduced to me; on online teleprompter service, Telepromt.me, that is free of charge. There is one major difference between it and any other free prompter service: You control the prompter with you voice. I was skeptical, but I thought I would check it out. For science!

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AOC at 36 and Still Growing

We’re very proud of the contributions made by Lafayette citizens using the resources available at AOC. Lafayette is unique in Louisiana in many ways, having open public community media is one of those ways.

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