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Smith1 Lauren Smith Mrs. Heather Minton W-131 ACP Composition 1 December 2010 Supernatural Takeover The curiosity of supernatural powers has always been in the back of peoples’ minds. This dark side has perplexed it’s viewers to the points of fear and questioning. Anything supernatural used to be looked at as a sin and should not be performed. Demons of the night such as werewolves, vampires and ghosts were believed to roam the wilderness when dark fell upon the earth. It was not until the 1990s that the curiosity of monsters and magic became not so intimidating. The phenomenon of monsters and dark magic hit the media and public like a fast moving train, catching eager readers with ever page of the book. The starting of magic becoming socially acceptable to read about started with J.K
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Unformatted text preview: Rowlings book entitled, Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone. The young wizard quickly had millions of followers what seemed to be over night, reading about his adventures at his school, Hogwarts. This trend has stuck through the decades and has branched off into another trend that has caught on in the past couple of years with teenagers desires to follow up on the vampire romance novel, Twilight. Clothing lines have turned their industries around to capture the look of these dark creatures and it does not stop there. Social networks, books, accessories, any type of merchandise you are sure to find some form of vampire significance....
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2011 for the course ENG 131 taught by Professor Minton during the Fall '09 term at S. Indiana.

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