Individuals feel more powerless in a global society; more like a number". **image of big bird holding occupy sesame st sign. Occupy" movement may be a reaction to this powerlessness. This has led to people seeking stability, which is evident in many facets of popular culture, people want to find their niche. **image of football player tebow*: a complex term; hard to define, literal definition: after modernism". Pcul1f92 section 1: thursday, january-12-11: does not encapsulate the entire meaning, simon during (synthesizing jean-francois lyotard"s theory) suggests that there are 3 separate grounds for defining this post-modern era. Natural" from the artificial", in a historical situation where technologies have so much control and reach. : product of the digital world that we live in, paradox it was like a movie to describe real events. Postmodern style: a reaction to modernism, which emerges at dawn of 20th century, modernism real negative reaction to religion, imperialism.