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The Use of Similes in Auto Wreck - The Use of Similes in  Auto Wreck           In his poem Auto Wreck (p. 1002), Karl Shapiro uses carefully constructed similes to cause the events he relates to become very vivid and also to create the mood for the poem. To describe the aftermath, especially in people's emotions, of an automobile accident, he uses almost exclusively medical or physiological imagery. This keeps the reader focused and allows the similes used to closely relate to the subject of the poem. Three main similes used are arterial blood, tourniquets and cancer....   [tags: Auto Wreck] 641 words
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Auto Wreck, by Karl Shapiro - Auto Wreck is an ominous, grim, and disturbing poem written by Karl Shapiro about death, fate, coincidence and the envisioning of reality. In this harsh poem Shapiro describes an awful car accident where many people ends up dead. He flawlessly employes a unique imagery and language that gives the reader a clear and true sensation of the terrible mishap. The author makes us feel as if we had seen and even experienced the car collision ourselves. Although it may see that the main focus in this poem is death, which is one of the most important, the poet also throws in the way he and everyone else saw everything after the accident, how their emotions changed, and how they envisioned reality afte...   [tags: Poetiv Analysis, Death] 738 words
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Shapiro's Poem Auto Wreck - Shapiro's Poem Auto Wreck Philosophers have pondered the meaning of life and death since the beginning of time. There are many hypotheses. From reincarnation to Valhalla-then on to heaven. There have been many proposed solutions. Yet no one fully understands dea th. In Shapiro's poem "Auto Wreck," he illustrates the irrationality of life for it can be taken away at any given time for no rational reason.Shapiro uses metaphors to emphasize the fantasy-like and wild setting of the auto wreck....   [tags: essays research papers] 514 words
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Sharpios "auto Wreck": The Theme Of Death - Sharpio's "Auto Wreck": The Theme of Death Few subjects can be discussed with more insightfulness and curiosity than death. The unpredictability and grimness of it are conveyed well in Karl Shapiro's poem, "Auto Wreck". The poem starts with a description of an ambulance rushing to the scene of a crash, and hurriedly gathering up the victims and rushing them away. The aftermath of the police investigation that follows leaves the crowd gathered around the scene to explore privately and individually a range of feelings and emotions about the reality of death....   [tags: essays research papers] 1091 words
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Impact of the Recession on the US Auto Industry - Introduction As the nation was introduced into the current recession, the auto industry and its labor was likely hurt more than any other industry. Few years ago it was the homebuilding industry that was troubled the most and held the first place, but it gave that position over to the auto industry the following year. Why was this industry affected more than any other is very interesting and complex situation. There are several factors why there was such a huge negative impact on this industry, its performance, and the labor involved....   [tags: Auto Industry]
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The Effect of a Struggling Economy on the Auto Industry - Introduction When the “Sub-Prime Mortgage Crisis” began in 2008, it triggered a global recession. Demand decreased across all industries, but the auto industry was hit especially hard due to vehicles being big ticket items. Even prior to the recession, the high prices of raw materials and fuels, as well as increased pressure from the government and consumers for automakers to build “greener” cars meant trouble for automakers. Within the industry, Canadian and the American auto makers were hurt the most....   [tags: Auto Industry] 1433 words
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Environmental Challenges Facing the Auto Industry - People all around the world use cars and trucks to transport themselves and their goods from place to place, so analyzing the auto industry gives insight into hundreds of millions consumers worldwide. Since there are cars in nearly every country, the supply and demand of automobiles greatly increases each year, as people want a faster, more convenient way of travelling. At the same time, emissions from automobiles add to the growing pollution in the environment, which also affects people around the world....   [tags: auto emissions, global warming]
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Supply and Demand Determinants in the Auto Industry - The American auto industry is in a crisis, their vehicles are not in demand and they need government bailouts to keep their businesses afloat. American vehicles are not on demand because people want fuel-efficient, the car companies that are not at the point of bankruptcy, longer lasting vehicles, and hybrid cars. The American car companies are at a point of bankruptcy and people don’t want to buy cars from a company that may not be there in a couple of months. The foreign car companies are doing well and they much more dependable now that we are in an economic crisis....   [tags: Supply and Demand, economy, Auto Industry, ] 514 words
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Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Video games began modestly, in a primitive age that had a littile yellow dot scour a maze "eating" little white dots. Since then, video games have expanded exponentially. These games even spand genres, including action, adventure, sports, etc. In their progression, many video games have attempted to simualte really, emersing the gamer into this puesdo-reality. Although some attempts were unsuccessful in fully depicting reality, one game managed to bring this vision to fruition....   [tags: Grand Theft Auto Video Games Essays] 1374 words
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Selfish Decisions in “Wreck of the Hesperus” - "She struck where the white and fleecy waves Looked soft as carded wool, But the cruel rocks, they gored her side Like the horns of an angry bull. Her rattling shrouds, all sheathed in ice, with the masts went by the board; Like a vessel of glass, She stove and sank, Ho. Ho. the breakers roared!" The ballad "Wreck of the Hesperus" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow explains how uncivil acts can dramatically change anything. This story describes a prideful man who made a selfish decision to not listen to a sailor's gesticulation and go out to sea during a ineluctable hurricane off Herman's Woe....   [tags: Literary Analysis] 722 words
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The The Wreck of the Medusa - “In the moonlight’s ghostly glow, I waken in a dream. Once more upon the raft I stand, Upon the raging sea. In my ears the moans and screams Of the dying ring, Somewhere in the darkness The siren softly sings…” “The architects of our doom Around their tables sit, And in their thrones of power, Condemn those they’ve cast adrift. Echoes down the city street, Their Harpies laughter rings. Waiting for the curtain call, Oblivious in the wings.” Excerpt from the lyrics, “The Wake of the Medusa”, By The Pogues “The Raft of the Medusa”, by Theodore Gericault, 1819, was inspired by the catastrophic wreck of the French frigate, The Medusa, on July 2, 1816, off the west coast of Africa, duri...   [tags: essays research papers] 3791 words
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An Analysis of the 2009 Auto Bailout - I. Background The three major Detroit-based manufacturers of the American automotive industry, General Motors, Chrysler and Ford, are jointly referred to as the Big Three for distinguishing their operations from those of competitors in terms of size, sales, geography and profits. In early 2009, the Big Three found themselves covered in debts and losses as the U.S. Government handed them an initial bailout package worth $25 billion to rescue them from bankruptcy (Isidore). Through an analysis of the ethics behind government bailouts and an evaluation of arguments for and against the decision to give out such a package to the auto firms, I shall argue in this paper that, given the circumstance...   [tags: Big Three Bailout]
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The Decline of Auto Purchases in 2008 - In 2008, an absolute indication of a recession was the decline in auto buying, insurance companies requiring assistance, retail stores closing with massive lay-offs stemming from these markets. As a result, these individuals now unemployed were unable to pay their monthly mortgage payments which resulted in home foreclosures. A foreclosure is legal proceeding that bars or extinguishes a mortgagor’s right of redeeming a mortgaged estate (“foreclosure“, n.d.). In New Jersey, the statewide foreclosure rate is 0.03% and the unemployment rate is 9.7% resulting from the loss of 179,400 high paying jobs that were replaced by lower paying jobs (Mackenzie, 2009, p....   [tags: autos, recession, USA, 2008, ] 1406 words
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The Transformation of Auto Technology - Technology transforms auto safety, By Jeff Gelles, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Posted: 02/24/2011 11:55:15 AM PST, Updated: 02/24/2011 01:26:32 PM PST. Jeff Gelles offers a view about auto safety and the actions that car companies have taken. Features and gadgets frequently make the customers ride more pleasant occasionally remain as luxury options. Ford's Marisa Bradley said: "Our tech strategy is really about democratizing technology for the masses - rolling out technology that you would think would only be available on a higher-priced car." Some technology features to observe is land departure warnings, blind-spot warnings, drowsiness detection, & frontal-collision warning....   [tags: Autos, Car Insurance] 1417 words
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?The Wreck of the Hesperus? and The Perfect Storm - The More Powerful Sea Disaster Story Some of the most intriguing stories of today are about people’s adventures at sea and the thrill and treachery of living through its perilous storms and disasters. Two very popular selections about the sea and its terrors are The Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger and “The Wreck of the Hesperus” by Henry Longfellow. Comparison between the two works determines that “The Wreck of the Hesperus” tells a more powerful sea-disaster story for several different reasons....   [tags: essays research papers] 801 words
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The Economy’s Auto Bailout - Two major car companies, General Motors (GM) and Chrysler, went bankrupt during the Great Recession. The Government had to make a choice; to get involved with helping them, which would help the economy, or let them fight for themselves. Both choices would leave some American citizens mad at the government. The Government decided to help them by establishing the Auto Bailout along with other programs like TARP. Although some think the Auto Bailout didn’t help small supplier companies, it was the right move for the government to take because it helped stop our economy from going further into a depression....   [tags: General Motors, Chrystler, Bankruptcy, Recession]
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Analysis of the Poem The Wreck of Deutschland by Gerald Manley Hopkins - The SS Deutschland, an iron passenger steamship of the Norddeutscher Lloyd line, was on a maiden voyage to New York from Bremen. On December 4, 1875, the Deutschland was on its way to New York from Bremerhaven, with 123 emigrants. The weather conditions for the steamship was horrible; a blizzard hit the steamship on the Kentish Knock, an area off the coast of Kent and Essex in England. The crew of the Deutschland tried an attempt to go astern but it failed when the stress fractured the Deutschland’s propeller....   [tags: steamship, victims, sea, nuns] 730 words
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Analysis of the Poem The Wreck of Deutschland by Gerard Manley Hopkins - The SS Deutschland, an iron passenger steamship of the Norddeutscher Lloyd line, was on a maiden voyage to New York from Bremen. On December 4, 1875, the Deutschland was on its way to New York from Bremerhaven, with 123 emigrants. The weather conditions for the steamship was horrible; a blizzard hit the steamship on the Kentish Knock, an area off the coast of Kent and Essex in England. The crew of the Deutschland tried an attempt to go astern but it failed when the stress fractured the Deutschland’s propeller....   [tags: steamship, nuns, sea] 1979 words
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Accidents Aren’t All Created Equal - Word travels fast anytime an accident happens, whether that accident is a car crash, a plane crash, or a sunken ship. Wanting to be a part of it all, intrigued people run to the site of the accident; either hoping for mayhem or hoping to be a part of the help. As illustrated in both “Titanic” by David R. Slavitt and “Auto Wreck” by Karl Shapiro, accidents get the attention from voyeurs no matter how different they are in nature. Even though “Auto Wreck” and “Titanic” both portray accidents in different ways poetically, they both prove that accidents get their attention from voyeurs no matter the time in history they take place or the situation that has befallen....   [tags: Literary Analysis ]
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Grand Theft Auto Lawsuit - In the article “Can a Video Game Lead to Murder?,” Ed Bradley reports on an incident in Fayette, Alabama involving the shooting of three police officers by a teenager and a multi-million dollar lawsuit against both the makers and sellers of the Grand Theft Auto video game. In his report Bradley uses inflammatory words, skewed facts, and quotes of prominent public figures to try and agitate uninformed parents and make them more conscious of games and the effects they may have on their children. Bradley starts off his report with asking the reader to imagine a game that would let them “decapitate police officers, kill them with a sniper rifle, massacre them with a chainsaw, and set them on fi...   [tags: Article Review] 876 words
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Grand Theft Auto IV - ... If Niko works with Dimitri, he tries to kill Niko at Roman’s wedding, and accidentally kills Roman. If Niko takes revenge on Dimitri and kills him, Niko’s business partner kills Roman’s wife for thwarting his plan. Whichever path the player takes, the game concludes with Niko killing the man who killed his loved one. Although both endings are very tragic, they are representative of the huge sacrifices immigrants face and the price they must pay to achieve the American dream. B. Elements Perhaps the most important element of the revenge theme is the outcome of the revenge....   [tags: video game analysis, revenge]
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Book Report on Wreck! - First Entry – Suggestion Number 1 – Page 50 This fiction book is called “Wreck” and was written by Allan Bailie. The main characters are Ian Foster and Reene Thompson, they are two normal teenagers. Reene was told to baby-sit Ian while his parents are away. During this period a cyclone hits Albatross Beach and they barely survive it. Soon they seek shelter in a rusty old freighter on the beach. After, the cyclone erupts again and sets the boat out to sea. While on the boat they experience many strange happenings and realise they are not alone....   [tags: essays research papers] 539 words
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The Wreck - When the bus had taken that final detour, these that are dead had been alive. Some, now charred pieces of unrecognizable meat, stuffed carelessly into body bags by those gloryless professionals who’s undertakings of the day had been greatly appreciated but never acknowledged. There had been three smaller corpses, these were always the first to be taken away. The local media had a penchant for exploitation and the team from the lab knew better than to leave the smaller bodybags within the pan of the newscaster’s camera....   [tags: Creative Writing Essay] 1083 words
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