Chatterbox #98 – Media, advertising, and celebrity gossip

  • Apple Podcast
  • Google podcast
  • Spotify

Nowadays, people are constantly in contact with media, and advertising is everywhere! This inspired us to make a Culips episode talking all about it. Do you still read the newspaper? Do commercials bother you as much as they bother Maura and Harp? Celebrity gossip is something that has become quite mainstream in Canada and the US. Are you hoping for your own 15 minutes of fame? Check out this episode, and listen to the newest form of radio—the podcast!

Expressions included in the Study Guide

  • Mainstream
  • To cover (a news story)
  • A hard copy
  • To bridge the gap
  • To die out
  • An advertisement/a commercial
  • Catchy
  • Way back when
  • To hound someone
  • Spin
  • Public relations
  • 15 minutes of fame
  • There’s no such thing as bad publicity
  • A medium and media

Copyright: Audio/Study Guide: Culips

Chatterbox #231 – K-pop

Posted by Andrew Bates
14 Jun, 2019

Have you ever heard of K-pop? How about BTS? BTS is the name of a Korean boy band...

Chatterbox #230 – Introducing Kassy!

Posted by Andrew Bates
22 May, 2019

In this special Chatterbox episode, Andrew does a behind-the-scenes interview with Kassy, one of Culips’ very own study...

Chatterbox #229 – Live Q+A follow up!!

Posted by Andrew Bates
18 May, 2019

Andrew answers more of your questions from the recent Instagram live broadcast in this short, bonus episode! Transcript:...

Chatterbox #228 – NIMBYism

Posted by Andrew Bates
26 Apr, 2019

Has there been a real estate development that you approve of but … Just as long as they...

Chatterbox #227 – How susceptible are you to advertising?

Posted by Andrew Bates
25 Mar, 2019

Do you take a lot of time to make a decision before buying a product, or are you...

Chatterbox #226 – Interview with Brian

Posted by Andrew Bates
21 Mar, 2019

In this interesting episode, Andrew interviews his neighbour, Brian, an English teacher in South Korea and an aspiring...

Chatterbox #225 – Andrew goes to Finland

Posted by Andrew Bates
11 Mar, 2019

In this interesting episode, Andrew takes a trip around the globe to Finland. Grab a notepad and jot...

Chatterbox #224 – Reverse culture shock

Posted by Andrew Bates
22 Feb, 2019

Have you ever experienced culture shock while travelling abroad? How about reverse culture shock? In this episode, Andrew...

Chatterbox #223 – Patriotism

Posted by Andrew Bates
12 Feb, 2019

Everyone has a home country, but how proud are you of that country? In this Chatterbox episode, Andrew...

Chatterbox #222 – High school exams

Posted by Andrew Bates
4 Feb, 2019

Senior year of high school is a stressful time. It is a time when many students have to...

Chatterbox #221 – Happy 2019!

Posted by Andrew Bates
1 Jan, 2019

Out with the old, in with the new; bye-bye 2018, hello 2019! In this Chatterbox episode, Andrew highlights...

Chatterbox #220 – Marathon

Posted by Andrew Bates
3 Dec, 2018

Do you like jogging? Can you jog 42.195 kilometres? Not many of us can. In this Chatterbox episode,...

Chatterbox #219 – Western versus Korean weddings

Posted by Andrew Bates
26 Nov, 2018

Are you married? If not, have you been to a wedding recently? In this episode, Andrew and Suzanne...

Chatterbox #218 – Oregon

Posted by Andrew Bates
8 Nov, 2018

In this episode, Suzanne talks to Andrew about her recent trip to the state of Oregon. While Oregon...

Chatterbox #217 – California

Posted by Andrew Bates
28 Oct, 2018

Where do you like to go when you have a vacation? In this Chatterbox episode, Suzanne talks with...