12-2-08A - leading to even more loose ends. Different...

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What really happened is that a kidnapping case with possible rape was covered up by a complex story of alien abduction. Though the reasons for this deception are not unclear, the deception itself is more than clear. I figured this out by examining the different aspects of the story that undermine its plausibility: the silly music, shallow dialogue, and overacting characters. Each new source is as unreliable as the last, and the intertwined stories grow in complication,
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Unformatted text preview: leading to even more loose ends. Different perspectives change people’s understanding of communication texts by altering how they see the facts of a situation. This concept is shown in the x-files episode by the way the Agents’ (Mulder and Scully) perspectives on the same facts are altered depending on whose version they are listening to....
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2011 for the course COMM 204 taught by Professor Boyd during the Winter '08 term at Purdue.

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