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John Wayne as the American Cowboy - John Wayne as the American Cowboy When I think of an American cowboy in my mind I see a picture of John Wayne mounted high on his horse in a desert setting riding out into the sunset. His name is synonymous with the western film genre. John Wayne’s characters are known world-wide as American symbols that embody the true characteristics of how Americans ought to be. His characters were always so tough, courageous, and upstanding. For this and other reasons I consider the actor, John Wayne, to have had a tremendously positive impact on our and other societies around the world....   [tags: Film Movies Biography John Wayne] 1685 words
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John Wayne as an American Icon - John Wayne as an American Icon Marion Morrison, also known as John Wayne, is perhaps one of the most popular movie personalities ever. He began as a mere stagehand, but by the end of his career he had developed himself as a very successful actor, producer, and director. Marion Michael Morrison was born on May 26, 1907, in Winterest, Iowa. His father, Clyde, worked as a pharmacist, and John Wayne thought of his father as the “kindest, most patient man I ever knew.” Later on in life, John Wayne’s father developed a critical lung disease....   [tags: John Wayne Marion Morrison Actors Essays]
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Anthony Burgess's Reasons Why America is Falling Apart at the Seams - At first glance I thought the essay was about the reason why he feels America is falling apart, but after reading more I now understand it better as his posing a question for the reader to answer on his own. Anthony Burgess never really takes a definite side on the topic. He gives many reasons why America is “falling apart at the seams”; on the other hand, he makes it clear that he likes America for what it is and would return. Throughout the essay, Burgess switches tones in order to give the reader a better understanding of his view....   [tags: Anthony Burgess, USA, ] 1052 words
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Anthony Trollope's: An Eye for an Eye - Anthony Trollope's: An Eye for an Eye Anthony Trollope's intense commitment to drawing for his readers a picture of the world as it actually is, to creating a fictional reality in which they "might recognise human beings like to themselves" (Autobiography 145), can obscure the depth and sincerity of his concern with the moral dilemmas confronting the characters he has so painstakingly rendered lifelike. But as the startlingly candid passage quoted above from the Autobiography reveals, Trollope's purposes in his fiction are not merely descriptive, but normative as well; he sets out both to show us "the way we live now" and to direct our attention to questions that are in the broadest sense...   [tags: Ethics Morals Anthony Trollope]
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Government Control and Free Will in "A Clockwork Orange" by Anthony Burgess - A Clockwork Orange, a novel written by Anthony Burgess in the 1960’s takes place in dystopian future in London, England. The novel is about a fifteen year old nadsat (teenager) named Alex who along with his droogs (friends) commit violent acts of crime and opts to be bad over good. In time, Alex finds himself to be in an experiment by the government, making him unable to choose between good and evil, thus losing his ability of free will, and being a mere clockwork orange. A “clockwork orange” is a metaphor for Alex being controlled by the government, which makes him artificial because he is unable to make the decision of good verses evil for himself and is a subject to what others believe is...   [tags: Clockwork Orange, Anthony Burgess, free will, gove] 658 words
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The Importance of Free Will in A Clockwork Orange, by Anthony Burgess - “What’s it going to be then, eh?” is the signature question in Anthony Burgess’s novel, A Clockwork Novel that not only resonates with the moral identity of the anti-heroic protagonist, Alex, but also signifies the essential choice between free will that perpetrates evil and deterministic goodness that is forced and unreal. The prison chaplain and the writer F. Alexander voice the most controversial idea in the novel: man becomes ‘a clockwork orange’ when robbed of free will and tuned into a deterministic mechanism....   [tags: Anthony Burguess, moral identity, natural trait] 1417 words
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Anthony Burgess' A Clockwork Orange - Anthony Burgess' A Clockwork Orange Choice and free will are necessary to maintain humanity, both individually and communally; without them, man is no longer human but a “clockwork orange”, a mechanical toy, as demonstrated in Anthony Burgess’ novel, “A Clockwork Orange”. The choice between good and evil is a decision every man must make throughout his life in order to guide his actions and control his future. Forcing someone to be good is not as important as the act of someone choosing to be good....   [tags: Anthony Burgess Clockwork Orange Essays] 1483 words
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Anti-Semitism in Anthony Trollope's Palliser Novels - Anti-Semitism in Anthony Trollope's Palliser Novels Because Anthony Trollope belonged to the Liberal party, one would assume that he would be less concerned with the glorification of a specific social class to the neglect of any other. Yet, of the major novelists of the Victorian period, none was more infatuated with the code of the gentleman than Trollope. His political beliefs, which might seem to conflict with those of a Liberal, are best defined by his own description of himself as "an advanced, but still a conservative Liberal" (Autobiography 291)....   [tags: Anthony Trollope Palliser Novels Essays]
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Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation - ... (City of Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation, 2013) Davey Resource group was the lowest bidder and took on the project of treating the Ash trees. “Davey Resource Group provides a full range of natural resource and utility consulting services to the commercial, residential, municipal and governmental markets.” (Davey) The question arose about the cost benefits of treating the tree versus cutting them down. It cost approximately $43.00 to treat one tree versus the $400.00 to cut the tree down, grind the stump away, and plant a new tree in its place....   [tags: enhancing the community and the environment] 1513 words
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The Sports Career of Wayne Getzky - ... While being on the Oilers and Gretzky became Captain he led them to 4 Stanley Cups Championship (1984, 1985, 1987, and 1988) in less than 5 years. After the last Championship in 1988 Gretzky finds out that he is being sold to the Los Angeles Kings. After being traded to the Los Angeles Kings where Gretzky brought this team to life, brought people more aware of the team being in the league and he also was on the team for 8 seasons. Before the trade to Kings Wayne Gretzky married actress Janet Jones....   [tags: hockey sensation and legend] 629 words
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The Boys of Winter by Wayne Coffey - ... This stunned all the other coaches; they were angry they did not have a say in the decisions but Herb did not care-he had his mind set on that specific group of men. Herb loved to do things by himself. Bush said “Herb could be a one-man band.” (Coffey 5) The men that made the team immediately learned what kind of breakout, regroup, forecheck, back check, and different face-eoff plays they would run. They started their training the day after the tryouts. No time for celebration-only time to get to work....   [tags: olympics, gold medal] 601 words
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Lil Wayne: Theories of Personality - Raised as an only child, Dwayne Micheal Carter Jr or more commonly referred to as Lil Wayne, was born September 27th, 1982, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Carter’s mother was only 19 years old when he was first born. He was being raised by both his mother and father until his father abandoned them while Dwayne Jr. was only two years old. After being abandoned by his biological father, his mother was forced to take care of him on her own and survive in the crime infested community of Holly grove, New Orleans....   [tags: Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., rap, hip hop]
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John Wayne: A Great American Artist - ... He received his first lead role in The Big Trail, directed by Raoul Walsh in 1930. Although it was a box office dud, Wayne kept pursuing his career as an actor. During a span of about ten years, Wayne played in an abundance of western, B movies. Throughout this experimental period in his career, “Wayne started developing his man of action persona, which would serve as a basis of many popular characters later on”(“John”). He continued to work with Ford and fortunately, in 1939, Wayne starred in Stagecoach which was his next big break as an actor....   [tags: acting career, true hero] 694 words
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Lil Wayne: The Best Rapper Alive - Music can rock your world, enlighten your mind and change your perspective. When you think of rap music who comes first to mind. Without hesitation, it must be the self acclaimed best rapper alive, Lil Wayne. He alone can make such statements as “My picture should be in the dictionary next to the definition of definition” (Wayne, “Shoot Me Down”). Lil Wayne is a prominent force in the rap world. His debut Album in 1999, Tha Block is Hot went double platinum upon its release and even his lowest selling album is still certified as gold according to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)....   [tags: Musicians]
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The Ghost of John Wayne by Ray Gonzales - Scholars write about historic events in order to present an accurate and an unbiased understanding of how those events occurred. However, when those events are coerced and history is changed, it can lead people to have false interpretations about events or people and as a result possibly lead to racism or feelings of superiority. The short story “The Ghost of John Wayne”, written by Ray Gonzales, is a story about a man who is trying to come to terms with what really happened in the famous Battle of The Alamo, but during his trajectory he learns a much deeper lesson about the people who preserve the famous Alamo memorial....   [tags: Racism Essays, Alamo] 1114 words
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The Ghost of John Wayne, by Ray Gonzales - Historic events have been written by scholars in order to draw an accurate understanding on how an event occurred. However, when history is coerced in a manner that changes history, then it can lead people to have false misinterpretations about people and in some unfortunate cases lead to racism. The short story “The Ghost of John Wayne”, written by Ray Gonzales, is a story about a man who is trying to come to terms with what really happened in the famous Battle of The Alamo. In his trajectory he meets of psychic who alleges contact with Mexican spirits trapped in The Alamo....   [tags: Literary Analysis, Past, Present]
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A Brief Biography of John Wayne Gacy - ... In Idaho, Gacy’s had his first homosexual experience. Since he was the manager of the stores Gacy had told a coworker to come back to his house and have drinks. He got his coworker extremely intoxicated and convinced him to perform oral sex on him. This started a trend for Gacy and this is when he first started to figure out what he liked. Gacy and his wife had two children with his wife that he was cheating on all the time. Gacy was deeply involved in convincing people to giving him oral sex and experimenting with other kinds of things and regularly cheated on his wife....   [tags: notorious serial killers] 1428 words
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Looking at the Life of John Wayne Gacy - Some times in life there are events that happen so horrific that it shocks the whole nation. Sometimes individuals that commit murderous sprees gain the attention of a whole community or country with a common unanswered question of why. John Wayne Gacy was one of those individuals that gained the attention of the mid west of our nation just outside of Chicago Illinois, with the murders of 33 young men and boys. Looking at the life of Gacy as a killer we do not see any one incident that clicked the serial killer on inside....   [tags: notorious serial killers] 760 words
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John Wayne Gacy: Serial Killer - ... After doing numerous biopsies, there was not a trace of evidence to conclude that John Wayne Gacy suffered from neurological issues. PSYCHOLOGICAL John Wayne Gacy suffered from many psychological issues that are shown to have led him to crimes. Gacy was found to have been suffering from Anti-social Personality Disorder that could have been linked to the dysfunctional relationship with his father. Along with the abuse of his father, he was also bullied at school for being overweight, had sexual confusion, and constantly felt as if he wasn’t good enough are all factors that have caused Gacy’s constant frustration leading to the rapes and murders of at least thirty three young men....   [tags: the Killer Clown, notorious psychopaths] 616 words
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Biography of John Wayne Gacy, Jr. - John Wayne Gacy, Jr. was born in Chicago, Illinois March 17, 1942. As a child, Gacy was fat and did not play sports. He was described as being close to his mother, but not so with his father, an alcoholic who was abusive toward his wife and children. The Senior Gacy was described as “An Archie Bunker type, but with all humor removed.” At the age of 4, his father beat him with a belt for rearranging car parts he had removed, and another time beat him unconscious with a broomstick. He was also vebally abused by his father, often called “dumb and stupid,” “Sissy,” “Mama’s boy,” and told that he would “Probably grow up to be a queer” This verbal abuse was a constant for the younger Gacy, last...   [tags: murder, victim, killer] 1650 words
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Bruce Wayne is Irreplaceable as Batman - A catechism: Who is Batman. He is Bruce Wayne. Who is Bruce Wayne. A billionaire fighting crime under a secret identity. Why does he fight. In memory of his parents, murdered in an alleyway mugging when he was a child. How did he react. He swore by the spirits of his parents to avenge their deaths by spending the rest of his life warring on all criminals. How did this event and oath change him. He became dark, obsessed, dour. How will his quest end. Only with his death or exhaustion. Will another replace him when he dies....   [tags: Super Hero Comic Book] 1365 words
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Intersectionality in Crash: A Look Into Anthony - Intersectionality in Crash: A Look into Anthony In the world of sociology and the studies of human interaction, the term intersectionality has been defined as, “the idea that various biological, social, and cultural categories – including gender, race, class, and ethnicity – interact and contribute towards systematic social inequality” (“Definition of Intersectionality – Sociology”). However, as Dr. White defined the term on the Spring 2014 Final Writing Assignment sheet, these categories that make up one’s identity can “intersect or interact in ways that can either advantage or disadvantage the person’s well-being and development” (White)....   [tags: film analysis, sociological view, cinematography]
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John Wayne Gacy, Jr.: The Killer Clown - This criminal behavior psychological analysis paper is taking a look into the life of a serial killer, who is known as, John Wayne Gacy, Jr. He is best known for dressing up as a clown and committing violent killings of specific targets; the nickname he is known for is the “Killer Clown”. Moreover, Gacy is an important individual to study or analyze due to the many merciless anguish murders he committed and the factors that took place throughout his childhood to adulthood, which may have had influential elements of the actions he performed on his poor and vulnerable victims....   [tags: Criminal Behavior, Psychological Analysis]
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Save Maumee Chapter in Font Wayne Kinldy - Kerry Sharpe, the president of the Save Maumee chapter in Fort Wayne kindly, accepted our offer of answering some questions regarding this organization. We wanted to know everything from the purpose of the organization to current projects/future projects they are working on and everything in between. After submitting our interview questions to Kerry, she proceeded to explain that this was a very busy time for her as she has other commitments taking up a lot of her attention including the curling club she is actively involved in (K....   [tags: clean water act, maumee river,kerry sharpe]
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The Life of Susan B. Anthony - ... Susan B. Anthony spent years promoting the society’s cause up until the Civil War, after she began to focus more in women’s rights after the Civil War (Bio.com). Meeting Elizabeth Stanton made Susan interested in womens rights, states the National Parks Service. She was inspired to fight for women’s rights (Bio.com). She wanted to challenge suffrage and focused her efforts on federal woman’s suffrage amendments says the National Parks Service. Susan worked in support of equal education opportunities and property rights for women Sochen states....   [tags: American social reformer, women's rights activist]
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Anthony Sowell: The Cleveland Strangler - ... In 1989, a woman who was three months pregnant went to Sowell’s home voluntarily. When she tried to leave, he bound her hands and feet with a tie and belt, then gagged her with a rag. The victim told police: “He choked me real hard because my body started tingling. I thought I was going to die.” Sowell was charged with kidnapping, rape and attempted rape. He eventually pleaded guilty to the charge of attempted rape, and as a result he served 15 years in prison. He was released in 2005 and had to register as a Tier III Sexual Offender....   [tags: notorious serial killers] 730 words
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Anthony Burgess and A Clockwork Orange - Imagine existing in a world run by sadistic and insane street gangs who reek havoc on innocent civilians, and there is absolutely nothing you can do about it. Anthony Burgess created this world through his novel, A Clockwork Orange. Anthony Burgess was born in 1917 and died in 1963. A lot of social changes occurred during this period of time, such as: the roaring twenties, prohibition, the Great Depression, World War II, the fall of the Berlin Wall, and many more. Burgess not only lived through those changes, but also helped influences some social changes in literature and music....   [tags: A Clockwork Orange]
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Biography of John Wayne Gacy - Biography of John Wayne Gacy One of the most horrendous serial killers in modern history would have to be John Wayne Gacy, Jr. He was the second of three children and born in 1942. He lived in Chicago and attended catholic schools, and wasn't a very popular boy in school. Gacy seemed to live a very normal childhood, with exception to his relationship with his father, and series of accidents that effected him. No one could have known what the future held for John, not even his father. When Gacy was eleven years old, he was playing by a swing set, and was hit in the head by one of the swings....   [tags: Papers] 1475 words
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The Life of Saint Anthony - ... It was also quoted that he read and mastered the scriptures and that nothing eluded him. This was just for him to remain spiritually inclined. Another way in which St. Anthony’s lifestyle conformed to St. Athanasius’ model was when he had conflict with the devil (Robert 29). He first accused the devil that he is a hater of good thing. He then goes on to related instances when the devil deployed his antics against him. Firstly, he said the devil tried to persuade him to drop his ascetic life by putting in his mind the earthly property, the care of his sister, love of money, fame, pleasures of life and other goodies of life....   [tags: ascetic, lifestyle, spiritual] 1229 words
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Biography of Susan B. Anthony - Susan Brownell Anthony, being an abolitionist, educational reformer, labor activist, and organizer for woman suffrage, used her intellectual and confident mind to fight for parity. Anthony fought for women through campaigning for women’s rights as well as a suffragist for many around the nation. She had focused her attention on the need for women to reform law in their own interests, both to improve their conditions and to challenge the "maleness" of current law. Susan B. Anthony helped the abolitionists and fought for women’s rights to change the United States with her Quaker values and strong beliefs in equality....   [tags: biography, women's right]
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The Case of Casey Anthony's Disappearance - Death of Caylee Anthony On July 15th 2008, Caylee Anthony was reported missing by her grandmother, Cindy, who claimed that she had not seen her granddaughter in 31 days. Cindy called the police after picking up her daughter Casey’s impounded vehicle, which smelled strongly of a decomposing body. Cindy found a bag of garbage in the trunk of Casey’s car but no trace of a body. Cindy had attempted to contact and visit Caylee over the past month, but Casey Anthony refused visitation, claiming that Caylee was with a nanny named Zenaida Fernandez Gonzalez, or at the beach or parks....   [tags: interview analysis]
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A Look into Susan B. Anthony - ... She was really smart, and wanted to learn more. When she asked the teacher to teach her long handed division the teacher couldn’t because of her gender. When she told her father he taught her. In 1837 her family was financially struck. Their good life was over. Susan had to be taken out of Boarding school. When Susan became a teacher with a pay of $1.50, she tried helping her father pay back all the debt he owed. By around 1846 she became the headmistress Canajoharie academy. Her work at the academy encouraged her to make a campaign for women to get the same pay as men do....   [tags: influential women in American history]
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From $100,00 a Year to Unemployed, by Wayne Drash - Unemployment is the worse fate known to men and women. Having a job cannot be taken for granted and having a good pay does not mean a person is going to have a secure future. Unemployment is especially on the rise and having a job and keeping it is becoming increasingly difficult for people. ”From 100,000 a year to unemployed” is an article written in CNN by Wayne Drash and it talks about a person named Eric Bell from Phoenix, Arizona. Eric had a secure job and had been working for the last ten years and was on his way to “middle management” when the crisis struck and he lost his job....   [tags: Unemployment Essays] 1569 words
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The Wayne County Sheriff’s Department Organization - The organizing function of the manager consists of developing organizational charts, job descriptions, and statement of work flows ( Liebler and McConnell, 2008, p.53). A healthcare department manager must have knowledge of the job functions, job descriptions, and how those relationships impacts, authority, chain-of-command and communication. As a Wayne County Sheriff Sergeant, the organizational jail chart reveals the decision making process in terms of, (a) major functions,(b) relationship of functions, (c) channels of supervision, and (d) lines of authority and communication and positions( by job titles) within the [jail] units (Liebler & McConnell,2008, p.194)....   [tags: Business Management] 861 words
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The Book of Yolek by Anthony Hetcht - The Holocaust was a tragic event in history which instilled fear and sorrow in so many. This time can be seen as one without order, because the law at the time said the actions taken were just (epigraph translation). A poet was able, however, to take such a chaotic time in history in the poem The Book of Yolek, and create a more personal attachment (for the reader) to the topic. The poet Anthony Hecht has taken the Holocaust (more specifically the moving of Jewish orphans to a concentration camp) and made it simple and nostalgic, taking a more calm approach to the subject ("5th August 1942: Warsaw Orphans Leave for Treblinka")....   [tags: holocaust, childhood memory, tragedy]
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A Clockwork Orange, by Anthony Burgess - Imagine having stolen, raped, and even murdered all at the age of 15. The new canon of dark literature and controversy has finally hit the stage. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess written in 1962 could only be described in the old cockney expression “queer as a clockwork orange”. Meaning it is bizarre internally, but appears natural on the surface. The story begins with the protagonist and narrator Alex a 15-year-old boy, who sets the bar for the most cold-blooded and callous characters of literature....   [tags: alex, burguess, linguistic adventure]
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The Torment of Saint Anthony - The Torment of Saint Anthony The Torment of Saint Anthony (c. 1487-¬88), an oil and tempera on a panel, is believed to be the first painting by Michelangelo inspired by an engraving by Martin Schongauer (c. 1470-75) when Michelangelo was 12 or 13 years old (Vogel. 2009). It is one of the four surviving panel paintings by Michelangelo, who, according to one biographer, had spoken with disdain of oil painting in later life. It was purchased by an American art dealer at a Sotheby’s auction in July 2008 for $2MM....   [tags: Art] 641 words
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Biography of Wayne Shorter - Biography of Wayne Shorter Wayne Shorter was born on August 25th, 1933 in Newark, New Jersey. His musical introduction came through the clarinet at the age of 16. Shorter attended Arts High School and later graduated from New York University with a major in music education in 1956. It was while in New York that Shorter started to play the saxophone and gained exposure to some of Jazz’s most influential artists. After a two year interruption in the military, Shorter kickstarted his professional career in 1958 with a band led by pianist Horace Silver....   [tags: Musicians Music Jazz Saxophonists Essays] 359 words
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A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess - Anthony Burgess’s A Clockwork Orange has been placed under much scrutiny by literary critics and readers everywhere. Furthermore, this highly criticized novel contains a myriad of ways to engage with the work, whether it is from the psychological or ethical perspective. Through College Literature Journal’s article “O My Brothers”, the unnamed author draws interesting connections between the main character’s development and how pseudo-families and pseudo- self plays a part on this said development....   [tags: Pseudo Family, Pseudo Self, Literary Analysis]
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The Traits of Mark Anthony - ... Roman soldiers underwent vigorous training. They possessed the ability to march twenty miles everyday in full armor while carrying weapons, a basic requirement of every soldier. Imagine the level of physical fitness a general would have manifested. Antony acted as a general in Caesar’s army, so he surely exemplified excellent physical condition (“Roman Soldier Facts”). Aside from Antony’s physical attributes, Shakespeare wrote a lot that glorified Antony more than he deserved. Antony, disguised as a slave, fled Rome when he heard of Caesar’s death....   [tags: loyal friend, coward, drug addict] 933 words
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Saint Anthony of Padau - ... His parents were Vincente Martins and Teresa Pais Taveira. Growing up, Fernando’s family was very rich and noble, and well known around the city. Because of having so much money, when Fernando was fifteen, his family arranged him to attend school at a local cathedral. This school was taught by Canons Regulars, priests living together under the rule of Saint Augustine, making the cathedral he attended the Augustinian of Saint Vincent. After attending the cathedral for two years, he requested to be transferred to the motherhouse of congregation, the Abbey of Santa Cruz in Coimbra....   [tags: patronages, biography] 692 words
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The Casey Anthony Case - The Casey Anthony case was one that captured the heart of thousands and made it to the headline of national TV talk shows, newspapers, radio stations and social media networks for months. The root of the case was due to a clash between the parental responsibilities, the expectations that went with being a parent, and the life that Casey Anthony wanted to have. The case was in respect to the discovering the cause of Casey’s two-year-old daughter, Caylee Marie Anthony’s, death; however the emphasis was placed on Casey and her futile lies, which resulted in a public outcry....   [tags: Case Description, Media, Social Media]
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Speech: Susan B. Anthony - In the year 1873, a speech was given which would change America and women’s rights forever. For one of the first times in history, a woman is the one standing up for political and social issues during the mid-1800’s. Susan B. Anthony was 52 years old when she was fined $100 for casting an illegal ballot during an 1872 presidential election which in turn Anthony refused to pay the fine and fought for the rights of women. Her persistence and eagerness could be heard and felt in the speeches she gave across the country....   [tags: Women Rights, American History]
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The Casey Anthony Trail - ... When Casey went missing, her mother stated she found her car with a smell that seemed like Casey held a dead body in it. (Chuck Hustmyre, Criminal Minds and Methods, Crime Library). Later during the case, Casey Anthony told everything to a private dispatch system, which allowed her to tell reporters and the police her side of the story. She started off by saying that she spoke to her daughter earlier that day she went missing over the telephone. She says that the babysitter who took care of Caylee, Zenaida, had kidnapped her....   [tags: mother, police, missing child] 540 words
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John Wayne - The Duke takes his place in history. John Wayne, one of America’s greatest actors and directors of all time. His fame and superstardom led to many problems in his career. His image as an icon of American individualism and the frontier spirit has overshadowed his career to such an extent that it is almost impossible for the fans and writers to separate Wayne the legend from Wayne the actor and Wayne the man. Before the start of his movie career he played football at USC under his birth name, Marion Michael Morrison....   [tags: essays research papers] 769 words
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Wayne Gretzky - Wayne Gretzky has to one of the greatest if not the best hockey player in the National Hockey Leagues history. He was adored by almost everyone, the exemptions being his opponents. Now, you say how do I involve Mr. Wayne Gretzky into my math analysis report. Well it is easy, throughout the duration of Wayne's career he has accumulated many points. He also has one many awards and I'll give you little quizzes to tell how much you know about the great one. Wayne Gretzky hockey career started at a very early age....   [tags: Hockey Player Biography Gretzky] 1744 words
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Wayne Gretzky - Wayne Gretzky Not many people can argue that Wayne Gretzky dominated the game every time he stepped on the ice. No player is rewarded the name, "The Great One", for no reason, and he has proven that since his first year in the NHL. Wayne Gretzky is by far, the greatest Canadian hockey player of all time....   [tags: Papers] 647 words
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Anthony Kiedis - Throughout the years celebrities have been accused of drug abuse. Many will deny it and blame it on the media, but for one rocker this was not so. Anthony Kiedis, lead singer of the American band Red Hot Chili Peppers, was blatant about his drug addiction. He even wrote a book about his life called Scar Tissue. Throughout his life there were ups and downs that shaped him to be who he is today. It is not the drug abuse that fascinates me about Kiedis but it is how he overcame who he was back then to whom he is today....   [tags: Biography] 1920 words
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John Wayne Gacy - John Wayne Gacy was born in Chicago, Illinois on March 17 1942. Gacy had an uneventful childhood up until the age of eleven. While out playing he had been struck on the head by a swing. Subsequently he suffered fainting fits for many years. Gacy graduated from business school and went on to work as a shoe salesman for the Nunn Bush shoe company. Gacy met and then married work colleague Marilynn Myres in 1964. The marriage ended when Gacy was imprisoned for ten years at a correctional institute in Waterloo, Iowa for various sex and violent crimes against young men....   [tags: essays research papers] 1492 words
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Casey Anthony Trial - ... Cindy Anthony in the report stated that she hadn’t seen her grand-daughter Caylee for a month and that she and her husband were suspicious because their daughter Casey’s car reeked of decay, as if a dead body had been stored inside the vehicle for days. Caylee and her mother resided with Casey Anthony’s parents. However, Cindy Anthony claimed that Casey had given different explanations about Caylee's whereabouts before telling Cindy that she hadn’t seen her own daughter for several weeks. When questioned by authorities, Casey told the detectives several lies: stating the child had been kidnapped by her nanny on June 9, and that Casey had been trying to contact the nanny to find her daugh...   [tags: big crime cases] 733 words
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Mark Anthony - When a close friend of somebody’s is murder and he or she cannot point his or her finger, literality, to the killer because he or she promised not to do so. What can he or she do. Well, Marc Antony accused Brutus, the murderer, using words, also known as rhetoric, as his weapon of choice. In the beginning Brutus murder Caesar, a close friend of Antony, in fear that Caesar will become Crown Emperor of Rome and become a corrupt leader. When he murder Caesar, Brutus use rhetoric, figures of speech, to win over the hearts of people, discredit Caesar’s reputation, and maybe gain some creditability for himself....   [tags: Literary Analysis, Brutus, Caesar] 1547 words
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Susan B Anthony's Life and Accomplishments - Achieving equality between men and women was a long and arduous task. In the 19th century, an organized women’s rights movement began in the United States. Perhaps its most famous leader was Susan B. Anthony, a champion of women’s rights until her death in 1906. Susan B. Anthony’s work established and inspired the institution of many women’s rights, and she remains one of the most influential women in history. Anthony was born in 1820, in Adams, Massachusetts (Lutz). Her father owned a cotton mill and, along with his wife, devoutly practiced Quaker faith (Lutz)....   [tags: women's rights, wome's suffrage]
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Susan B. Anthony -   Susan B. Anthony His 102 ON 1 United States History II Jennifer Conroy Edwards April 1, 2014 Would women have the right to vote without Susan B. Anthony. Susan Brownwell Anthony was one of the most extraordinary people of the 19th century, who rose from an ordinary Quaker world to become known as the “Napoleon” of feminism. Susan herself compared the relationship of wife and husband to slavery because it provided women the legal property of her husband, by the end of her work she helped women become----and eventually through her persistence although she did not get to live to see it, got women their voice to vote, without Susan B....   [tags: Role in Feminism] 1157 words
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Susan B. Anthony and the Fight For Equality - Susan was born in 1820 in New England, she was born into a Quaker family, which Cenegage learning states that her religious background and upbringing played a crucial role in her impact on woman's suffrage, and her eventual discontent with christianity in America. The Quakers, who believe in equality and an “inner light” within everyone, instilled the idea into Susan that equality was essential, which could predict her future role in things such as the women’s rights movement, abolitionist movement, and the temperance movement....   [tags: Quakers, Women Equality] 1340 words
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Oscar Pistorius vs Anthony Robles - Did you know that the number 1 ranked college wrestler in the United States wrestles without a leg and a South African runner ran in the Olympics with amputated legs. They have, Anthony Robles and Oscar Pistorius both faced a disability and became one of the best in their sport and were able to do this with determination. Anthony Robles and Oscar Pistorius demonstrate many similarities and differences in areas of facing a disability and how they use determination. First of all Anthony Robles and Oscar Pistorius both faced a disability....   [tags: sport, disability, determination] 563 words
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The Case for Contamination, by Kwame Anthony Appiah - ... People in this day and age fawn over the newest, cutting-edge item on the market. That explains why when a new iPhone is released, it costs an arm and a leg to purchase. The same goes for kente cloth in Ghana. A traditional cloth, kente, is made from silk and “features many geometric patterns, and each pattern has a specific meaning, relating to the history or beliefs of the Ashanti people” (Kwateng, 2009). Due to globalization, kente has become more widespread and accepted, so the demand for the cloth has increased around the world....   [tags: globalization, traditions]
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Anthony Down's Voting Model Accuracy - During the second half of the past century the notion that, political science should be treated as a science became extremely popular among academics specially in the United States. One of the most prominent exposers of this school of thought was Anthony Downs, who developed a theorem to explain in a rather economic sense, how and why voters behave in a certain way when it comes to voting. Downs did not only applied his theory to the way voters behave, he also used it to explain the way political parties align themselves when it comes to elections in a two and a multiparty system nevertheless this essay will analyze Downs’ claims about a two party system only....   [tags: political science theories] 2077 words
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Twelve Angry Men and The Casey Anthony Trial - Billy Joel once sang, “Only the good die young”. In life, it is true, the young and innocent seem to touch more lives around us than anyone else. In the Casey Anthony trial, Anthony was a suspect in the murder of her daughter Caylee. Caylee’s life shouldn’t be counted in years, it should be counted by how many lives she affected, the love she has gained, and the support the country has given her to find out what really happened. In the play, Twelve Angry Men, a boy killed his father; however, both cases were challenged by the obvious and the abstruse evidence....   [tags: lack of evidence, caylee, not guilty]
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A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess - A Clockwork Orange is a book written by Anthony Burgess. It takes place in a somewhat futuristic Britain. The book is written with the point of view of the anti-hero, Alex. Alex is a 16 year old criminal who is involved in rape, violence, murder and robbery throughout the book. The book is divided into three parts, each part with seven chapters (three times seven is twenty-one, the official age of adulthood in Britain, where the book takes place). The first half of the book focuses on Alex’s criminal lifestyle, the second focuses on Alex’s rehabilitation in prison, and the third is based on Alex’s entry back into society....   [tags: Clockwork Orange Burgess] 1517 words
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The New Deal: The Depression Years by Anthony Badger - ... Instead he refers to specific authors, newspapers, and other works within the book. This loss is aided by his lengthy bibliographic essay and a list of abbreviations used within the book and their meanings. This list helps because it clarifies the specific organizations and groups used in the book. Within the book, Badger manages to mix together a number of different interpretations to present an account of both the New Deal and its historiography. Badger proposes a comparison of the reforms instituted and their unanticipated consequences....   [tags: book review and summary] 781 words
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Kwame Anthony Appiah's Whose Culture Is It Anyway? - Discussion of “Whose Culture Is It, Anyway?” by Appiah Kwame Anthony Appiah argued that objects of cultural are of potential value to all human beings, holding an opinion of a universal ownership of cultural objects and the on-going appropriations underwritten by such claims. However, his support for pan-human ownership of cultural artifacts and cosmopolitanism are questionable. I sustain a “property” perspective on cultural artifacts and believe that the cosmopolitanism should be based on peace and development of humanity....   [tags: cosmopolitan perspective on cultural artifacts]
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Gideon's Trumpet by Anthony Lewis - For more than a dozen years, Clarence Earl Gideon lay buried in a nondescript, unmarked grave in Hannibal, Missouri. Most Americans outside of the legal community (and many within it) would neither recognize Gideon's name, nor understand the seismic impact he had on our legal system. Fortunately, Anthony Lewis, the renowned journalist now retired from The New York Times, chronicled Gideon's saga from the filing of his hand-written petition for writ of certiorari with the Supreme Court to the momentous decision of March 18, 1963....   [tags: Lewis Gideon's Trumpet] 1703 words
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The Importance of Free Will in A Clockwork Orange, by Anthony Burgess - Russian born American writer, Ayn Rand, once said, “Man is a being with free will; therefore each man is potentially good or evil, and it’s up to him and only him (through his reasoning mind) to decide which he wants to be.” The meaning behind Rand’s words is that an individual has the power to choose between good or evil and it is that exact power which allows a human to live truly as a human. However, it is when that specific power, those choices, and the freedom to act on those choices are taken away when an individual is not genuinely considered a being....   [tags: Freedom of Choice] 2654 words
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