Today, you will become satirists. You will poke fun at the ridiculous and the ill-conceived. Since this teacher’s overview is so effective, let’s start here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PuvjDK3mpA0
Once we have a better understanding of satire, we will watch this clip; be prepared to tell me how it is satirical:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7L2fsubA2-c.
Finally, I want you to write a 200 word satire of something worth ridiculing. Sarcasm is encouraged.