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Why Do People Smoke?
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Inhale. Now hold your breath for few seconds. Exhale now. Two questions for my friends who love to smoke. Do you want to smoke now? Will you light a cigarette now instead of lighting your life? Go on, no one is watching you. I will be... (more »)
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Find Your Voice
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Gossamer. Demure. Elixir. Each of these words symbolize something. They each create meaning, and a picture in your mind. Words are powerful; indeed, much more powerful than the sword. They can inspire, break, destroy, and conquer. They are... (more »)
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Should Energy Drinks Banned
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“Energy drinks” are beverages that contain caffeine, taurine, vitamins, herbal supplements, and sugar or sweeteners and are marketed to improve energy, weight loss, stamina, athletic performance, and concentration.... (more »)
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Should Energy Drinks Banned
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“Energy drinks” are beverages that contain caffeine, taurine, vitamins, herbal supplements, and sugar or sweeteners and are marketed to improve energy, weight loss, stamina, athletic performance, and concentration.... (more »)
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I Think It's Sad.
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I think it's sad young girls know that it's easier and safer to give a guy a fake number than turn him down. I think it's sad that I have grown up in the mindset that if I'm walking alone near a group of males or even a single... (more »)
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Scott's Story
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Everything happens for a reason, that class you drop by chance, or who you partner up with in class. On April 26th, 2014 everything in my life changed, I lost one of my best friends. If that wasn't bad enough, the reason I lost him was... (more »)
Bye-Bye Bullies
Society faces many issues today. One of the largest problems being faced is bullying. Bullying affects everyone, not just the person being bullied. Bullying has an effect on the victim’s family, friends, and in some cases, teachers.... (more »)
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Depression
Depression. There's many words for it; down, blue, phase, unhappy, and the most popular one, sad. That's not true though, depression does not mean, has not ever meant, and will never mean, that one is simply just "sad". To say... (more »)
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Salem Witch Trials Precipitate Gender Inequality
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Ever since the age of four I have absolutely loved The Wizard of Oz. From the Tin Mans desire to obtain a heart, to the Cowardly Lions thirst for courage, I felt as though every single one of the characters was not only a friend of Dorothys, but... (more »)
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Got Ambition?
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Have you ever met someone who isn’t motivated to do anything? Someone who goes through life not trying to do anything productive with their possible talents? I have met quite a few of people like this and this quality in them... (more »)
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Stop the Stereotypes
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Depression is a growing crisis on our planet today. Roughly 350 million people from all ages, suffer from depression. Over 8% are adolescents and nearly 20 million Americans suffer from depression. Out of those people, I am one. I speak for all... (more »)
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The Pains
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"Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me." We've all heard it, we've all said it, and we've all cried despite it. At least broken bones heal stronger and broken skin patches itself up... (more »)
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Self-Discussion about "God"
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I understand that the bible has been worshipped for hundreds of years, but why?  What makes this book credible; Why is Jesus' tale automatically true?  Millions of books are challenged every day, so why is challenging the Bible such a taboo? ... (more »)
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Broken Soul
By , Fresno, CA
Broken Soul She has a monster living in her head. It tears her apart...piece by piece. She screams at the top of her lungs but no one hears her. She sinks to the floor, her fingernails digging into her skull in an attempt to silence the... (more »)
Self-Harm
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What are attention seekers? According to Oxford dictionary, it’s attempting to attract the attention of other people, typically by disruptive or excessively extrovert behavior. When some of the general public think of self-harm, what do... (more »)
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An Informal Letter to the Democratic Party
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Dear Democratic Party, Let’s face it: you guys got crushed in November during the 2014 mid-term elections. It was practically a slaughtering of blue states all across the country in what was already expected to be a Republican Party... (more »)
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