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Cigarrette Advrtisement and The Camel Company - ... The teaser ads are what led to the quote of “I would walk a mile for a Camel” By the early 1940’s Camel was showing “how far the cigarette has come in a relatively short period of time” (Brandt, p. 2). This specific Camel advertisement made smoking their brand of cigarette’s very appealing. Starting with the image that they put on the advertisement and going to their fact written throughout it, they made a very successful attempt to making Camel cigarettes appealing to all. The advertisement shows their subjects a picture of a woman with a light cigarette in her hand, suggesting her smoking it....   [tags: Nicotine, Health, Tobacco]
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The Mystery of the Camel Corporation - ... Edward Beale, a retired Navy member, studied up on camels and agreed with Davis. So, in 1855 Jefferson Davis had a shipped issued to go buy camels in the North African area to be used for army transportation and other military purposes. Henry Wayne suggested that the camels would make for easier communication and could possibly be used in Calvary. He said that Americans would be able to utilize the camels much better and more humanely than the Arabs. He compared bringing the camels to America, to the introduction of horses by the early American settlers....   [tags: Dromedary line, business analysis] 662 words
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Vintage Camel Cigarette Advertisement - Many people may think that creating a success advertisement is easy. That you can simply throw compelling facts and bright colors at an audience and it will grab their attention compelling them to buy your product. However, this is not this case. The advertisement needs to reach the viewer on multiple levels. A vintage Camel cigarette advertisement from 1946 does just that. It is a great representation of the complexity of creating a successful campaign. It was created by a man named R. J. Reynolds, as a part of a larger campaign to make people believe that cigarettes are safe....   [tags: ethos, products, attention] 530 words
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Camel Cigarettes Ads - “I’d walk a mile for a Camel.” Camel cigarettes advertised this popular slogan in the early 20th century. This slogan could be identified by almost any adult during that time because of the popularity of cigarettes, especially Camels. In 1915, only after two years of existence, Camel cigarettes had captured about 12% of the cigarette market (Randall 5). Furthermore, when the United States joined World War I, Camel’s market skyrocketed even more. Camel was quick to use soldiers in their advertising campaigns saying, “You can borrow the jumper brother, but not my Camels” (Zebrowski 1)....   [tags: cigarette market, smoking]
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Supplementing Camel's Milk - GC analysis The Gas Chromatography GC was used a Agilent Technologies (7890A) interfaced with a mass-selective detector (MSD, Agilent 7000 Triple Quad) equipped with a polar Agilent HP-5ms (5%-phenyl methyl poly siloxane) (J&W Scientific, Folsom, CA, USA) equipped with a capillary column (30 m × 0.25 mm i. d. and 0.25 μm film thickness) and FID detector. Medium (Country) used for fractionations the date fruits, Echinacea extracts and camel according to methods performed by Dionex 22. GC-MS analysis Ethanol extracts of Echinacea arial part or date pulp fruits were performed separately using a Perkin-Elmer GC Clarus 500 system comprising an AOC-20i auto-sampler and a Gas Chromatograph interf...   [tags: Dates, Echinacea, Gas Chromatography]
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Similarities Between Dolce & Gabana and Camel Cigarette Advertisements - ... Shared values can be achieved through the use of dominant ideas, stereotypes, and values that can be easily understood and interpreted by the audience in a given culture. However, it is critical to understand that different audiences can interpret an advertisement in various ways. The audience can interpret an advertisement differently than the intention of the advertiser. When taking a look at the images, the most important aspect is the colors used in the advertisements. The Dolce & Gabana lipstick advertisement gives a representation of a sensual woman who looks and feels good about herself....   [tags: images, audience, sensual] 603 words
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Camel Turkish Gold Cigarettes - Camel Turkish Gold Cigarettes Their back and their hot on the market. Camel has a new product: New Camel Turkish Gold Cigarettes. This product is new on the market but its name is old and well known. Camel cigarettes have been around for many years now, but the Turkish Gold’s are new. This product is most definitely a winner. The original Camel cigarettes are a big success and so will these. The first thing you notice when you turn the page is the color. It grabs your attention. The color is gold and it’s very bright....   [tags: Papers] 557 words
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Camel Advertisements - Camel Advertisements It’s no big secret, the producers of the Jerry Springer talk show knew exactly what would happen when they put the Ku Klux Klan and the Black Panther Party on the same stage. The two groups started fighting and much of the nation tuned in to watch it. In the same manner, Camel Cigarettes Company released an advertisement that parodied that kind of TV program. The advertisement, titled “Bizarre Bigfoot Love Triangle,” shows the kind of scene that would be typical in a Jerry Springer episode....   [tags: essays research papers] 778 words
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Keep Joe Camel out of the Mall - Keep Joe Camel Out of the Mall. “…I marle what pleasure or felicitie they have in taking this rogish Tabacco: it is good for nothing, but to choake a man, and fill him of smoake, and imbers...” (Jonson, Act 3, Scene 3.2) These were the words of Ben Jonson, a 17th century English poet. In agreement with this quote, smoking should be banned from all public places. This opinion is supported by the evidence that secondhand smoke is very harmful. Additionally, if a child sees an older person smoke (in a public place), the child might be influenced to smoke....   [tags: essays research papers] 662 words
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Tobacco Companies: Reynolds American Inc. - Reynolds American Inc. is a holding company with multiple subsidiaries like R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, American Snuff Company, Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, and Niconovum. Reynolds American Inc. also manages various licensed brands like Dunhill, Captain Black, and State Express 555. The company and its subsidiaries operate in manufacturing and selling of many tobacco products in United States and international markets. Each of the subsidies has their own brand of products that they manage....   [tags: Misty, Capri, and Camel ] 1599 words
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Away Laughing on a Fast Camel: Even More Confessions of Georgia Nicolson by Louise Rennison - In the book Away Laughing on a Fast Camel: Even More Confessions of Georgia Nicolson by Louise Rennison, the main character, Georgia, is going through things that any teenage girl is likely to go through. Georgia lives in England with her mother, father, three year old sister, Libby, and “pure devil” cat, Angus. She is the girlfriend of a “Sex God,” who is the lead singer of a band, the Stiff Dylans. She has a group of friends, Ellen, Jools, Rosie, Mabs, and her best friend, Jas, who refer to themselves as the ace gang....   [tags: essays research papers] 1926 words
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The Historical Importance of Camels in Desert Travel - At one point in history, a famous Chinese Taoist philosopher who was the founder of Taoism, and whom was named Lao Tzu said, “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” This quote is very compatible with the journey of a camel. The journey of a camel can consist of 20 miles at a pace of 3 mph in a desert without water in one day, and it is made up of many steps. What makes these animals so capable of traveling in the desert. Camels were originated in North America, but they later were domesticated in Asia and in the Middle East, all of these places are near deserts, and the people needed some form of transportation over the deserts....   [tags: animal science] 1343 words
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Zarathustra's Three Metamorphoses, Applied to Modernism - The 1859 publication of Darwin’s On the Origin of Species had dramatic consequences, among them the creation of doubt about God’s place in a world where species independently evolve and continually change. Darwin had not merely questioned God; he had shaken one of the core Christian beliefs: that God had created a flawless and unchanging earth. When Darwin’s ideas were not scientifically disproven, the basis of Christianity itself was called into question. That questioning continued as scientific discovery advanced....   [tags: God, Godlessness, Values, Darwin]
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Analysis of GEICO's Hump Day Commercials - ... The idea, "hump day" is widely accepted, which most of the time refers to Wednesday. Wednesday, a day that falls in the middle of the week or "hump" of the week. Hump day can be associated with the sexual slang version of the phrase. A large marjority of our society has this notion, so many would not think to associate a camel with hump day even though it's somewhat clever because a camel has an actual physical hump on its back. GEICO using the camel makes the joke very unquie and creates a whole new laughable perspective not only that but the humor and appeareance of a happy animal appeals to our emotions....   [tags: advertisement, humor, credibility] 575 words
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Teen Smoking is Bad - Deaths caused by smoking have reached epidemic proportions. In the United States alone, 430,000 people die annually from smoking-related illnesses such as cancers and lung disease. Stephen Jay, chair of the Department of Public Health at Indiana University School of Medicine, states that tobacco’s “human toll far exceeds the Black Death of the 14th century, the global influenza pandemic of 1918–19, and the modern tragedy of HIV-AIDS.” Health care advocates, concerned about tobacco-related deaths and illnesses, have worked tirelessly to discourage cigarette smoking in the United States through education campaigns that warn the public about the potential health dangers of tobacco use....   [tags: persuasive, rhetorical, rhetoric, health] 1072 words
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The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Outbreak - The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus is a viral respiratory illness first reported in Saudi Arabia about a year ago. The illness is caused by a coronavirus called MERS-CoV. In general, a coronavirus is an enveloped virus with a positive RNA genome and a nucleocapsid of helical symmetry. Typically, human coronaviruses are known to cause upper-respiratory tract infections. Although there is no treatment yet, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention is currently researching the development of a vaccine....   [tags: viral respiratory inllnesses] 675 words
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Advertisers Attempt to Persuade the Targeted Audience to Buy the Product - ... In the second advertisement, persuasion is also based on emotional needs of the audience. For instance, people who smoke cigarettes would like to do it comfortably. Most people would be looking for a gadget that allows them to smoke without holding the cigarettes. This could be probably because they do not like the smell of cigarettes on their hands. Emotional appeal in the two texts comes with the message that these products can achieve the audiences’ emotional desires. Definition of the target audience is also common in the two texts....   [tags: emotional, appeal, text] 939 words
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The Ban of Tobacco Advertising in India - ... As this ban is needed to protect their citizen health. Many fears that tobacco advertisements will influence children and young adult to smoke. It is become concern, especially since it is noted that future cigarette business lay on the age 14-24 years old. California government has done some effort to prevent that. For example, California Supreme Court ruled out that Reynold Tobacco Company, company that produce camel cigarette brand need to change and remove their mascot from all advertisement....   [tags: decreasing cigarrette dependency] 765 words
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Educating Children about the Effects of Smoking - Educating Children about the Effects of Smoking Many children are unaware of the effects of smoking cigarettes. Children do not know that they can cause cancer. Are companies influencing adults or little children. Cartoons easily impress children at a young age. Cartoons promote violence laughter. Cartoons like Joe Camel promote the use of tobacco.” Old Joe Camel because they believe that such figures will appeal to adult smokers and encourage them to change brands.” As if cartoon interest adults over 18 years of age....   [tags: Cigarettes Smoking Nicotine Education Essays] 450 words
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Advertising and Subliminal Messaging - Advertising and Subliminal Messaging Modern advertising companies rely heavily on subliminal messaging to entice their target audiences. Advertisements are often crafted for the purpose of appealing to specific characteristics in the hopes of drawing the attention and appealing to the senses of prospective buyers. Tobacco companies have become notorious for the implementation of such techniques. The images portrayed in many of “big tobacco’s” ads stimulate a variety of senses and emotions. One common tactic used by Camel cigarettes (a subsidiary of R.J....   [tags: Papers] 645 words
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Advertising - Gender and Social Stereotypes - Marilyn Monroe, Marlboro Man, Hugh Heffner, Pamela Anderson, and The Rock are all examples of the society of idols whom the American public has looked up to in various media forms. In today’s society there are many gender and social stereotypes that remain a prevalent part of the advertising tactics of the media. In the particular ad that I have chosen are examples of gender stereotypes that I would like to analyze and discuss using Douglas Kellner’s article “Advertising Images”. Kellner states that the tobacco industry in both the past and present use subliminal messages with the intention of portraying lifestyles and choices to the American public....   [tags: Advertising Media] 1500 words
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Cigarette Advertisements in the 1950's - In the middle of the twentieth century, mostly during the 1950’s and the 1960’s, smoking was more prevalent and smoking advertisements were more common as well. In the 1950’s, people didn’t know that smoking caused lung cancer and various deadly diseases. One technique that cigarette advertisements in the 1950s advertised their product was to use the doctor as a spokesperson and say their cigarette was the “doctor’s preference.” Doctors (the image of health) could be associated with cigarettes because people did not consider cigarettes unhealthy....   [tags: tobacco, smoking ads, cigarette] 1162 words
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Smoking and Tobacco - Cigarettes Advertising and its Effects on Young Adults - Tobacco Advertising and its Effects on Young Adults In this world there are many injustices that deal with our children. A main injustice is the advertising of tobacco directed to our youths. Every day 3,000 children start smoking, most of them between the ages of 10 and 18. These kids account for 90 percent of all new smokers. In fact, 90 percent of all adults state that they first start smoking as a teenager. The statistics clearly show that young people are the prime targets of tobacco sales....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Topics] 567 words
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Smoking Ads from Different Periods - Images are a powerful force in advertising. They are used to promote different perceptions and attitudes towards products. They are used to manipulative, people’s reactions. They will never focus on the negative things that are associated with the product, only the positive ones. Manufactures, are ambitious and use adverts to to give them power, and engage and encourage customers to spend money. The images that I will be talking about are smoking. Image one is a commercial advert selling cigarettes....   [tags: Analysis of Images, Smoking Advertisements, Govern] 1266 words
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Tobacco Advertising - Young children and teens are the easiest target for Tobacco Companies. Tobacco Companies have found ways to dodge the restrictions and regulations that the Federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have put into action. Though Tobacco Companies claim their forms of advertising does not influence children and teenagers, their advertising techniques and icons clearly have a huge effect on young audiences. Some people may wonder why there are restrictions on tobacco advertising, and others will give facts to argue reasons why....   [tags: young children, tobacco companies]
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Advertising and Smoking - Advertising is the most profitable market that thrives with aggressive manipulation. Radio, magazines and TV are dangerous past-times that wash away our good intentions with subliminal messages spread thick like peanut butter. Suddenly we question the healthier approach to living we have been striving for. Why. Advertising. How is it that we are so easily influenced. Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs teaches advertisers the weaknesses in all of us, making it very easy to grab our attention and influence our buying behavior....   [tags: manipulation, tobbacco use, health]
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Cigarette Ad Essay - Smoking Your Health Away Puff, puff, puff . . . ummm the cool fresh taste of smoke in your lungs. Doesn’t that taste good??. Well, depending to whom you talk to, a variety of answers are possible. It is interesting though, that we, as a society, actually are still deceived into believing the false promises of happiness and bliss from smoking cigarettes. In our society people still deny and forget the fact that smoking causes lung cancer and directly kills over a million people every year, and that is just what tobacco advertisement departments would like to have you forget....   [tags: essays research papers] 1287 words
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Comparison of Smoking Advertisements - Using two images compare positive and negative representations of smoking from different periods. Images are a powerful force in advertising as they are the ones that promote different perceptions and attitudes towards products. They are also the ones that create stereotypes. They are very manipulative, for they will never focus on the negative things that are associated with their products, only the positive ones. Advertisements are ambitious which gives them power, and engage customers for their approval....   [tags: Comparison of Smoking Adverts] 1210 words
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The History of Smoking in America - Smoking is a prevalent sub-culture within American society. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention it is estimated that 18% of American adults smoke. Now 18% may not sound like a startling number but this small percentage is actually about 42 million people. (29-34) They may not be one of the largest sub-cultures in the country but this is a sub-group that millions have chosen to be a part of. With this many Americans a part of this sub-culture it is important to analyze the culture both present and past....   [tags: cdc, cigarettes, lung cancer]
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The Saudi Arabian Culture - Being Saudi Arabian is to be faithful and authentic to one important religion symbol of Islam which is being believer of Allah but no one else and being the believer that Mohammed is the prophet of Allah, which is considered very essential aspect of the culture. Saudi Arabians are the people who have strong affiliation and loyalty to the authentic, generous, wise Arab tribes who settled in the Arabian Peninsula many years ago. In addition, being Saudi Arabian represents being loyal to the country that fully contributed to provide free healthcare, education, and public services for the citizens....   [tags: religion, symbol, islam] 550 words
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Muhammad: A Prophet and Statesman - Muhammad’s main role was that of a prophet. Discuss On the surface Muhammad is usually considered to be a prophet and messenger of God, but when looking closer we can see that He played many more roles in His life time including one of a Statesman. After ‘The Year of Sorrow’ in which both Muhammad’s uncle- Abu Talib and wife- Kadijah died Muhammad is warned by the angel Gabriel that the situation is getting too dangerous for him in Mecca. “Muhammad knew the faith must find expression in a community which would insure its external force and the opportunity to prevail against opposition” (Cragg)....   [tags: relgion, theology] 1905 words
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Australian Camels - Australian Camels The livestock of man has been distributed throughout the world. Horses, cattle, sheep, pigs and goats can be found on every continent of the planet, with the exception of Antarctica. These common animals supply man with food, materials, and transportation. For thousands of years men have bred these animals for specific purposes. Horses have been bred for work and racing. Cattle have been selectively bred to supply more meat and live in different conditions. Higher quality wool and meat production is the goal of sheep breeders....   [tags: Animals Papers]
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Elizabeth Forster-Nietzsche's Deliberate Tampering That Nietzsche's Superman Came To Be A Symbol of Nazi Principles - With his theory Friedrich Nietzsche gave a sorrowful, mediocre, and secular world new meaning. The following essay will discuss the problems in society during the 1800’s and prove Nietzsche’s greatness in giving new meaning to the world. The essay then proves that it was by Elizabeth Forster-Nietzsche’s deliberate tampering that Nietzsche’s Superman came to be a symbol of Nazi principles. Friedrich Nietzsche opposed common values, which he believed distracted man from life. During Nietzsche’s period, imperialist nationalism or an increasingly questionable religion provided the only meaning to life....   [tags: Nazi Germany] 1748 words
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You Cannot Trust Fast Food Companies - We have all seen those advertisements that show glorious looking hamburgers that look like are simply exploding with tasty goodness, but how many times has our food actually looked like the advertisement. In my experience, that number would be zero. These advertisements are meant to trick our minds into thinking fast food is much better than it is in reality. Although, this argument could be made about just about any company in this age of brand personification, but just because other companies do this does not mean its ethically sound....   [tags: Ethics of Fast Food] 670 words
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Sports in The United Arab Emirates - Preface The UAE is a Muslim-Arab nation that grew up and flourished so well and in such a short time, it’s almost unbelievable. UAE has always had a sense of belonging which has deepened through sufferings, foreign invasion and every other kind of obstacle that has been put forward for them. No matter what happened in the past, the people of Emirates have not forgotten their national duties, culture, traditions and morals. In order for us to understand UAE and its culture and traditions, we should keep an open mind and understand the historical events which influenced the people and their lifestyle....   [tags: muslims, lifestyles, generosity]
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Tobacco: Deadly, Addictive, and Environmentally Hazardous - Tobacco: Deadly, Addictive, and Environmentally Hazardous "It has been conservatively estimated that regular smokers of cigarettes sacrifice 7 years of life. If one divides the number of cigarettes smoked in a lifetime on average into this 7 year loss, it turns out to be 5 ½ minutes for each cigarette." (Petty 1). This fact should sound astounding to anyone. Tobacco use has a huge effect on society. Tobacco is a known killer and there needs to be something done about this issue....   [tags: Papers] 1180 words
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Children Be Aware of Advertisements - Children be Aware of Advertisements Business is always changing and growing just like technology, but is it ever going to stop growing. The answer is no. There are so many important aspects to business; in fact, there are too many to name. Growing a business is no easy task, and the first thing to consider is identifying your consumer, or rather target audience. Selling or buying a product is half of the battle. The other half is identifying how you can expand your product to a wider range of consumers....   [tags: infants suckered by big corporation pitches]
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Maher Abu-Ali: An Extraordinary Person - ... Soon he couldn’t stop thinking about it so he finally asked his parents. They said he could but to try not to get into trouble but unfortunately trouble found him because when he was mounting the camel it landed a kick on his head. So Maher's parents him home and he never thought about camels for a long time Execrable Education Despite this title Maher had an extraordinary education in his home country of Palestine, but as you know trouble always found him. After his incident with the camel Maher’s parents told Maher to stay out of trouble Maher tried his best to do it but this time the trouble struck everyone....   [tags: trouble, education, culture, travel] 668 words
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Tobacco Companies are Targeting Children - ... Who is just letting cigarette companies continue to poison people and cause cancer risk. Throughout my essay I will analyze the affects of cigarette use on the society of the world and the elaborate corruption that keeps cigarette companies in business. While todays major tobacco producers deny that they market to the youth. However, we still see them subliminally targeting children through magazine advertisements, store posters, and Internet ads. In addition, they continue to use product placement strategies in movies that our young children will be watching, product placement....   [tags: restrictions, age limits] 900 words
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Advertising's Flaws - Every day, people in America go through each day in their respective different walks of life. While everyone may have their own individual experiences and encounters, almost everybody sees a variety of advertisements every day of their life. In fact, some studies suggest that the average American encounters more than 500 advertisements each day from a number of sources in the media (Fowles 723). Advertising itself has become some of the most pervasive media in our society. Since World War II, modern advertising has evolved to become the single largest contributor of apathy and numbness, lies, and materialistic views to our society....   [tags: Business Marketing] 1577 words
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Teenage Smoking in Canada -      In a society where it is not unusual to see a ten year old child smoking a cigarette in public, where large tobacco companies sponsor all big sporting events and where smoking advertisements are everywhere you look, how can it be understood that what is going on is a form of suicide. Smoking is comparable to a serial killer; a cigarette acts as the weapon used by tobacco companies and its victims subjecting themselves by their own free will to participate in the crime.      The governments of the United States and many other countries have chosen to regulate addictive substances, like cigarettes, via taxation; minimum-age purchase laws; restrictions on consumption in schools, the workp...   [tags: essays research papers] 2187 words
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Tobacco Advertising - According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), “advertising must be truthful and non-deceptive… advertisers must have evidence to back up their claims… and advertisements cannot be unfair.” Also the FTC says that an advertisement is unfair if “it causes or is likely to cause substantial consumer injury which a consumer could not reasonably avoid; and it is not outweighed by the benefit to consumers.” The website badvertising.com helps the naked eye read and see what should really be seen in advertisements by doctoring-up misleading ads to create a more accurate picture....   [tags: Dangerous Products, False Ads] 1046 words
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Zarathustras Prologue and Three Species - Summary of “Zarathustra’s Prologue and Three Species” At the beginning of the story a man named Zarathustra who was thirty years of age had left his home to go live in the mountains. He had lived in solitude of the mountains for ten years. The text said, “He enjoyed his spirit and his solitude, and for ten years he did not become weary of it.” I believe that Zarathustra move to the mountains and lived a solitary life to get more in touch with himself. He probably wanted to get to know himself more spiritually....   [tags: essays research papers] 559 words
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Review of Presents From my Aunts in Pakistan - Review of Presents From my Aunts in Pakistan The subject of the poem "Presents from my Aunts in Pakistan" is that, a girl who was born in Pakistan and who has been growing up in England in an English way of life. One day when she was aware that she is going to get some gifts from her beloved aunts living in Pakistan she expected to get some ordinary western style of clothes I.e. denim and corduroy, but unfortunately she received some Pakistani styled clothes I.e. salwar kameez, Indian jewellery and sarees....   [tags: Papers] 593 words
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Nbc And The Innovation Of Television News, 1945-1953 - THE SEARCH FOR A FORMAT In order to begin broadcasting news on the television, NBC had to find the perfect format that could easily be understood by the audience. They started by experimenting with the combination of the method used by radio stations and the method used by theatrical newsreels. The news-anchor would recite the news while music played in the background, complimenting photos, filmed events, and headlines that were displayed on the screen. This program was first used by NBC in 1940 on a show called "The Esso Television Reporter" that was financed by Standard Oil....   [tags: Media History] 1167 words
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Smoking in America - Smoking in America In the United States today, more than forty six million Americans are addicted to cigarettes. More people have died due to cigarette smoking than from narcotic drugs, World Wars I and II, and the Vietnam War combined (Bailey 1). The annual death toll for cigarette smoking is more than four-hundred thousand Americans a year, and is the number-one preventable cause of death in the United States. If Americans are aware of the lethal effects of smoking, why is it still so popular....   [tags: Argumentative Persuasive Example Essays] 1133 words
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Top Five Synths - Since the 1990s, software synthesizers -- sometimes called "softsynths" -- have been replacing the hardware synthesizers they emulate. In many cases, they can emulate hardware synths such as the MiniMoog or the Alpha Juno with perfect accuracy, while also being more customizable and flexible than the originals. There are five software synthesizers in particular that are generally recognized among professionals for their quality and depth. However, the choice of five "top" software synthesizers will come down to the individual user's taste and requirements....   [tags: Software Synthesizers, Softsynths]
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Teen Smoking - Tobacco Advertising and its dangerous effects on young people. Tobacco Advertising Makes Young People Their Chief Target Everyday 3,000 children start smoking, most them between the ages of 10 and 18. These kids account for 90 percent of all new smokers. In fact, 90 percent of all adult smokers said that they first lit up as teenagers (Roberts). These statistics clearly show that young people are the prime target in the tobacco wars. The cigarette manufacturers may deny it, but advertising and promotion play a vital part in making these facts a reality (Roberts)....   [tags: essays research papers fc]
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Café Pergolesi - Café Pergolesi has a distinct alternative atmosphere to it. The customers I observed did not seem to be part of the popular culture, nor did they appear to want to. The café itself is an independent business located on Cedar Street in downtown Santa Cruz, one street over parallel to Pacific Avenue, the town’s central tourist shopping haven. It is conveniently located near the hubbub transpiring downtown, however I could see no tourists in sight. This is probably because Café Pergolesi is run inside an old house....   [tags: Site Observation, Tourism] 883 words
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Is Religion a Major Cause of Conflict or War between People? - ... They argue that it is towards our own self-interest for us to believe in his existence. By believing in his existence, there will be enormous compensations and rewards in the heavens. Many of these individuals have had religious experiences, outside of the ordinary, that proves to them that “God” exist. There are those that even claim “God” has had some sort of manifestation in their personal life. They enforce “values” as those that are with the guideline of that superior being. In the contrary of Nietzsche, these individuals believe that good conquers power....   [tags: Nietzche's Also Sprach Zaratustra, Crusades] 715 words
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