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Gay Marriage
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Gay rights is an immense issue for people in these times. But is it really that difficult to decide? For starters, speaking in terms of America, the U.S government shouldn’t have religion in it, like it does now, and that may be the... (more »)
Screening Reality
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There is a screen on my eyes, like the one on my window.   When you first look out a window, you don’t see the screen. You focus on what’s on the other side of the screen - the trees, the snow, the cars trundling by… It’s only if... (more »)
Is the Internet Controlling Us?
For many people, their main source of information is non-printed media. Whether it be from a television, a computer, or radio, it is now not very common for people to receive newspapers or other print media. A survey by the America Press... (more »)
Death Penalty
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Justice Persuasive Essay “It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.” (Voltaire) Killing, or taking of another’s life has always been... (more »)
They're the Same?
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Since dawn I’ve waited for Her to arrive. To come through that great opening and say: “Dawson! Awhhh come here boy.” I love Her. She constantly gives me love, and makes the hurtings I get feel better. But She’s... (more »)
Inside, not Out
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When you see me, you see is a girl of light complexion who is five feet tall and hundred and twenty five pounds.  I have wavy brown hair that frames my head and frizzes out at the top.  I am decent looking, but not beautiful.  I am wearing a... (more »)
Juliet's Rebellion
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[It’s not romantic, it’s bizarre and almighty and so much better than you think]   Let me tell of you real love. Neon, staggering devotion. Let me paint the picture as I see it. I won’t make this sentimental. I won’t be tender or... (more »)
A Modest Proposal on Reducing Gun Violence
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   The number of school shootings within the past few decades has risen dramatically. From the Virginia Tech shooting to the Sandy Hook massacre, a new fear for the safety of our children is being instilled into the hearts of... (more »)
Mereological Nihilism and What We Consider an...
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"When the heart speaks, the mind finds it indecent to object." (1929 - ),Milan Kundera, 'The Unbearable Lightness of Being'               Look around your room. What do you see?... (more »)
On Hipsters
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Remember those 80’s movies your mom made you watch with her?  You know, the one where Molly Ringwald’s family forgets her birthday, Paul Gleason says, “Don’t mess with the bull, young man, or you’ll get the... (more »)
I See You Nice and Clear
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I see you nice and clear Have you ever had the feeling that someone is watching your every move, and gathering information on you, like a spy? Do you want people stealing and looking at your personal information? Well too bad. It’s not... (more »)
Animal Testing
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There is a problem today whether animals should be used for testing.  Some people are against animal test because they feel that animals are being hurt and in some cases killed.  While others feel that animal testing is beneficial for several... (more »)
Domestic Violence in the NFL
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There is a pretty big problem in the NFL right now.  It is their number one off field issue, it’s domestic violence.  Football players are punching their spouses in the face and leaving them in the elevator doorway and going out onto a field... (more »)
Are School Uniforms Good or Bad for Kids?
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A topic that has been debated for a long time is school uniforms.Think about it how would you feel if your inner self was locked up inside from eight to nine hours. School uniforms are bad for kids because kids oppose school uniforms, school... (more »)
Are Puppy Mills Safe for Dogs?
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Puppy Mills are not safe for dogs because they are treated terrible and a lot of dogs die from being in puppy mills. Puppy mills are not a new problem, they have been in business for a long time. If puppy mills continue the dogs will continue to... (more »)
Dog Fighting
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Lately there has been a  crime that has been occurring all over the world and the crime is called dog fighting, and a lot of people ask “Is Dog Fighting Good or Bad for Animals?” I and many other people believe that it is wrong... (more »)
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