Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Mob mentality

The word "Mob" comes with a negative connotation, regardless of the context. Even when the crowd of a Black Eyed Peas concert preforms a flash mob for Oprah's 25th season, it has that word "Mob" giving it a hint of negative vibes. It is much harder to think of a good use of mob than a bad one. In Lord of The Flies, the boys exhibit ghastly and inhumane acts that infringe upon almost everyone's ethical code. From the word go, these boys have bickered and fought. There are no positive examples of mob mentality here in my opinion. The most glaring example of this is in Chapter 9 when Simon is killed due to a misunderstanding

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