Propositions about Comm[1][1][1].(revised Spring 05

Propositions about Comm[1][1][1].(revised Spring 05 -...

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Propositions About Communication I. You Cannot Not Communicate II. Meanings Are in People A. Not in Words --labels B. Not in Behavior --punctuation
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Bush Shocks Foreigners With 'Satanic' Sign Friday, January 21, 2005 (AP) OSLO, Norway — President Bush's "Hook 'em, 'horns" salute got lost in translation in Norway, where shocked people interpreted his hand gesture during his inauguration as a salute to Satan. That's what it means in the Nordic countries when you throw up the right hand with the index and pinky fingers raised, a gesture popular among heavy metal groups and their fans in the region. "Shock greeting from Bush daughter," a headline in the Norwegian Internet newspaper Nettavisen said above a photograph of Bush's daughter Jenna, smiling and showing the sign. For Texans, the gesture is a sign of love for the University of Texas Longhorns whose fans are known to shout out "Hook 'em, 'horns!" at sporting events. Bush, a former Texas governor, and his family made the sign to
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course CMS 315M taught by Professor Daly during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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