Satire Box

Justin Hurst, AP Lang, Hour 2

What is Satire?

Satire is making fun of or ridiculing something or someone in order to help them to learn a lesson. Satire has four different techniques; exaggeration, incongruity, reversal, and parody.

Jimmy Fallon's "Ew!"

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Jimmy Fallon's TV talk show (The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon), frequently puts on a skit he calls "Ew" where he dresses up as a teenage girl and mocks different things that teenage girls commonly do (example above being taking selfies).
After Ever After - DISNEY Parody

"After Ever After"

This video made by Jon Cozart, explains what realistically would have happened after the "happily ever after" ending of the various feel-good Disney movies. It pokes fun at the unrealistic story lines of Disney movies, and in a couple of the movies mentioned, pretty bluntly tells of what would have happened in reality.
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