Update: While doing some research for this exercise, I came across one of the brands of cigarettes that has invested a lot of money in advertising. Their key spokesperson is Jenny McCarthy. I think showing this video will also provide an opportunity for some Media Literacy.
The following link will look at a story that points out the potential benefits of e-cigarettes.
Also, to offer a balanced perspective, here is the web page for the Electronic Cigarettes International Group which "distributes many of the world’s leading e-cigarette and vaping brands...." There website is at: http://ecig.co/
|A screenshot from the e-cigarette website|
As the article in What in the World suggests, E-cigarettes are aimed at a youth market. Consider this image of some of the "juice" flavours available for customers, or future customers, of e-cigarettes:
I believe it was Thursday when I posted a copy of a Reading Response, based on an article I read. I noticed that the resolution of the image was poor, so I decided to upload them separately. I did this a means for modelling how to do a response.
** Dylan, I found your Reading Comp exercise on the dropping price of oil. I had it mixed in with some other papers. I do remember starting to read it before the March Break; my apologies!