Author Archives: Zhengyang Weng

Life on Mars and 365 Different Places

  When Hermes lifted off from the earth to perform Mars mission Ares III, one of the onboard NASA astronaut, Mark Watney (Matt Damon) wouldn’t have thought that he’s not going back with the rest of the crew. He was … Continue reading

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Into the Garden of Mr. McGregor’s

Who wouldn’t like cute animals? Anthropomorphous animal is an eternal theme of Beatrix Potter’s picture book. Among all the fictional animal figures she created in these turning leaves, the naughty rabbit in blue jacket is no doubt one of my … Continue reading

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Goals and Difficulties in (Shooting) Adulting – A Vlog Response

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7 Reasons Millennials Are Not The Worst Generation – An Editorial Fact Check

The article I choose is “7 Reasons Millennials Are The Worst Generation” by Ben Shapiro, published on Breitbart News, 3 Feb 2015. My marked-up version is Here. Claim 1: “They Think Colbert Should Be President.” Evidence: “According to the latest Fusion … Continue reading

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Polarization in the Millennial Generation: an Annotated Bibliography

Zhengyang “Kris” Weng Professor Fitzsimmons ENGL 1101 Sept 2016 Polarization in the Millennial Generation An Annotated bibliography   “Anybody born only a decade earlier or later might have become a completely different person as far as his own education and … Continue reading

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What shaped the Millennials?

Often compared to the Baby Boomers, Millennial is another generation born at the end of 20th century. Apart from the sheer numbers of each age group, the two generations still share a lot of similarities in their background: The Boomers … Continue reading

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