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Fahrenheit 451 and the Future
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In Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury shows how the modern way of living will eventually alter life on earth completely. In the present, everyone is always moving and do not stop to look and enjoy things. Cars are always advertised based on their... (more »)
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Hatshepsut
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Hatshepsut, a woman acknowledged to be the most successful female Pharaoh in Egyptian history, was born in 1508 BCE. Her father was the Pharaoh Thothmes I and her mother was his Chief Royal Wife Aahmose. She had a younger half-brother named... (more »)
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God, are you there?
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The devoted Atheist that I am, I have finally decided to compile all of my arguments on the subject of Christians. I don't choose to pick on the Christians for any other reason that it is the biggest religion in the world, and so I'm... (more »)
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Life, Liberty, and Property
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Some of the most powerful and influential writings of our time came from the pen of John Locke. He expressed the view that government and people should both have a say in the running of their country. Locke’s ideas and beliefs were proven many... (more »)
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A Universal "Reliebility" This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Bill Clinton has one. Richard Nixon has one. And yes, even Pinocchio has one: the notorious, wondrous lie. Many times the salvation for one and the downfall for the next, lying has crept its way into the six billion (and counting!) inhabitants of... (more »)
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Massive Beasts Like Us
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The similarities between elephant and human behavior has been a curiosity to scientists worldwide. These huge beasts are not so different from us. Elephants express profound thought and deeper thinking. They are generally social creatures that... (more »)
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The Positive and Negative Effects of Marijuana
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Marijuana is a very controversial issue with a lot of information being spread around, both for and against it. The subject of marijuana affects everyone whether they know it or not due to the millions of tax dollars that have been fruitlessly... (more »)
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Woman's Work by Julia Alvarez
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Who says a woman's work isn't high art? She'd challenge as she scrubbed the bathroom tiles. Keep house as if the address were your heart. We'd clean the whole upstairs before we'd start downstairs, I'd sigh,... (more »)
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A Cry for Help Gone Unheard
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In the summer of 2004, Andrew Loewenstein, an international lawyer who served on the Atrocities Documentation Team, traveled to eastern Chad to interview refugees from the Darfur Genocide. One story of the atrocities committed during this war... (more »)
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The Art of Salsa
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Salsa – it’s a finicky thing. Store bought is rubbish. Never hot enough. Or maybe it’s hot, but fermented and weird. Or maybe it’s too chunky. How about too liquidy? At the end of the day, salsa is very much a personal experience.... (more »)
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Entrepreneurship and Innovation: “Any...
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I am an aspiring business student who wishes to major in Business Management as well as Electronics Engineering. From August 2011-July 2012, I decided to conduct a research project on the challenges of starting a business, and how to make a... (more »)
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Intelligence vs. Empathy
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Intelligence, it is the power of one’s brain, divided into many sub categories and used in numerous ways. Empathy, it is the power of one’s heart, expressing one’s true emotions with themselves, those around them, and their own world. Both... (more »)
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Nerds This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Imagine yourself walking into a candy store. You are in the mood for something sweet and sour at the same time, and something you can take places easily. Your eyes roam up and down the taunting aisle until that one colorful box screams and catches... (more »)
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The Hunger Games: Comparing and Contrasting This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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What would it be like if your daily needs turned into a battle to the death? If violence and obsession were much more common than usual and the government was corrupt, what would you do? Could you do anything? Imagine that was your life every... (more »)
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Negative Effects of Technology on Society
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The more advanced technology becomes, the more it seems to have control over our lives. According to Lee Siegel, "we shop, work, play, love, search for information, seek to communicate with each other and sometimes with the world online. We... (more »)
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Communism
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Communism is a government of pure evil because of its motives and the impact it has on people physically and mentally. Communism is a torment forced upon the unfortunate people in the countries with this form of government. The goal of Communism... (more »)
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