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The Black Sox Scandal
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Imagine being a baseball player. You’re playing in the world series, you have the best hitting percentage on your team, and fielding percentage. Your team loses, and suddenly everybody starts calling you a scandal, and blaming the loss... (more »)
Subsection: Sports / Hobbies Articles  
A Woman's Guide On How To Dress (A...
Currently in America women are starting to dress more and more scandalous. Women are showing more skin than ever before. This is an issue that is plaguing our society, and it needs to be addressed. Because of the way women are dressing, men are... (more »)
Subsection: Social Issues / Civics Articles  
Perfect World
By , centerville, IA
My perfect world would be I get as many cars as I want without paying for them. Schoool would not start until 10:20 am and would end at 3:20 pm. People would respect the teachers, their bosses and their elders. If you didn't respect people,... (more »)
Subsection: Social Issues / Civics Articles  
When I Lost My Grandparents
By , Brownsville, OR
Everybody will experience the loss of their grandparents at some point. Everybody will handle their grandparent’s death differently; some might take it really hard some might not. When I lost my grandparents, I didn’t go to school... (more »)
Subsection: School / College Articles  
Wisconsin Snowmobiling
Wisconsin is a wonderful state to be in. There are numerous activities to be involved in, in this wonderful state.  But one of the most popular activities that takes place during the winter months and is very enjoyable to a lot of people... (more »)
Subsection: Environment Articles  
Real Juvinile Justice
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A crime is a crime no more, no less, and juveniles who take part in violent crimes should have the same consequences that adults have.  Just about every day, criminals including murderers are being released.  These offenders were... (more »)
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Gun Control: A Death Sentence
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Advocates of gun control may argue that “America is such a violent country” or “the UK bans guns and they have almost no homicides.” What they may not tell you about are the 21,603 murders that occurred in Russia, which... (more »)
Subsection: Current Events / Politics Articles  
Abolish All Zoos
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We must abolish all zoos and aquariums. Most of you guys have gone to zoos when you were younger. You probably learned that it’s better for animals to live in zoos than their natural habitat because they are treated better. Several years... (more »)
To Video Game or Not to Video Game
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Bam Pow! Your thumbs are twitching and you can feel your heart thudding in your chest. Ten more feet until you beat the game. You can feel the adrenaline coursing through your veins. And… Level Complete! You cheer with delight and feel... (more »)
Subsection: Entertainment / Celebrities Articles  
Everything is a Pattern
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  I have always wondered some things about myself. Who am I? Why am I here? Was there a purpose for me out of all people to live here in this painful world? Why am I always broken because of what other people did for me? Do I ever have a... (more »)
Subsection: Social Issues / Civics Articles  
United States Involvement in Chile and Vietnam
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Countries have a large spectrum of different governing types. From monarchy to Communism, to everything in between, each different methods has its good and its bad. In the last century, most of the major developed countries favor either... (more »)
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Prom-blem This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Ah, prom, that four-letter word that somehow manages to drive all teenage girls insane. The dress. The shoes. The hair. The date! Why do we care so much about this one night? Sadly, teenage girls attach a lot of our self-worth to this... (more »)
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Ashamed to be American? This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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American culture is obsessed with patriotism. Most of this is completely innocent – images of the American flag, baseball, apple pie, and the iconic bald eagle. Yet these symbols of American pride are masking something more sinister. Our... (more »)
Subsection: Social Issues / Civics Articles  
American Steering Wheels This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Justice is a joke – this isn’t the land of the free and our flag basically means nothing to me. People who aren’t us say things have changed, and to that I advise to stay in your lane. It’s easy to measure... (more »)
Subsection: Articles About Discrimination  
Bikinis Are Exhausting This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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There’s something very tiring to me about bikinis. Get past their typically cute appearance and you’ve got some strange little scraps of fabric. There’s a medley of reasons why I find bikinis exhausting. Mainly, it’s... (more »)
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The Death of Chivalry This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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The term “gentleman,” created during the Middle Ages, originally meant a man of noble birth and title. A gentleman was not expected to be chivalrous, or even amiable; chivalry – honesty, fair treatment, and a grand respect for... (more »)
Subsection: Social Issues / Civics Articles  
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