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The Hotspot 's Ip Address

- A network hotspot gives people internet access for free if they are in a place that has one, they are great for people that want to write a paper or just browse the internet while not having to pay for a hotspot of their own, businesses use them to attract customers. These Hotspots can also be used for more malicious things such as pirating movies and writing anonymous malicious blogs. “There are two addresses that are utilized to transfer data over the Internet: 1) the hotspot’s IP address and 2) the MAC address of the patron’s laptop computer network card” (Placid, Wynekoop 38)....   [tags: World Wide Web, Internet, Computer network]

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Meaning Behind The Gettysburg Address

- While the Gettysburg Address is short in length at around 300 words, this famous speech by President Abraham Lincoln on November 19, 1863 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania is still both enduring and meaningful for all Americans today, almost exactly 146 years later. The first paragraph of his speech sets the tone, in which Lincoln does not directly mention the bloody Battle of Gettysburg, in which 50,000 soldiers lost their lives. Instead, he refers in the opening phrase, “Four score and seven years ago,” to the founding of America through another important written document, the Declaration of Independence in 1776....   [tags: American History]

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The Gettysburg Address 's Goals

- Understanding the Gettysburg Address’s goals is as important as understanding the historical background. The Gettysburg Address was performed by our president of the time Abraham Lincoln. His stage was the battlefield of Gettysburg. A bloody battle fought during the Civil War from July 1st to 3rd between the Confederacy (South) and the Union (North). On this battle the Union won a decisive victory that would foreshadow the end of the Civil War. Lincoln’s audience was 15,000 people and the rest of the nation (Confederate and Union people)....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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Using Language To Address Issues

- A major focus of media attention in recent weeks and months has been anti-social behaviour involving young people. Examples of such behaviour are binge drinking at the Spring Racing Carnival and violent assaults at parties and on the streets. Regular Sunday Herald Sun columnist, Eddie McGuire, and Herald Sun columnist, Susie O’Brien, have addressed this issue in McGuire’s focus piece, “Army for thugs proposal may just be the answer”, and O’Brien’s opinion piece, “Racing to fall down legless”....   [tags: Writing, Anti-Social Behavior]

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Using Utilitarianism to Address Abortion

- ... So if a parent decides not to get an abortion and has the baby, and the baby grows up to live a terrible life filled with misery and unhappiness, then in this case abortion would be morally impermissible. If the parents, family members, or anyone involved with abortion is effected in a negative way that outweighs the positives, then abortion is morally impermissible again. In another case, if an abortion produces more good than bad in the parents, babies, or anyone else involved in the abortion, then abortion is morally permissible....   [tags: act and rule, morality]

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NAT: Network Address Translation

- Internet communication TCP/IP is the protocol which is widely used for communication on the internet. IP addresses are used for identifying devices in a TCP/IP environment. IP addresses are segregated as classes out of which Class A, Class B, class C are used for the hosts. Class D is used for multicast and Class E is reserved. Every class has a defined set for the number of IP addresses. As the internet network grew, the numbers of usable IP addresses were getting exhausted at a faster pace. NAT was designed to the solve the IP depletion problem....   [tags: Computer Science]

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Martin Heidegger's Memorial Address

- Martin Heidegger’s memorial address, delivered in Germany in 1955, is both a call for action – not only to the people of Germany, but to the population of man across each continent – as well as a notion concerning the future of mankind. When described using elements of rhetoric, or styles rather, these very specific directions Heidegger chose to take his speech fall into two distinct but concomitant classifications: deliberative and epideictic. Concomitant in the sense that both arguments, throughout the address, are woven together masterfully and rely on one another to explain Heidegger’s assertions....   [tags: rhetorical analysis]

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IP Address

- As stated by the website (What is an IP address?), ‘An IP address is assigned to every device connected to the Internet. This is a 32 bit protocol, as it consists of 4 binary octets’. However they are usually written in decimal form for ease of use. The maximum decimal number allowed by one octet is 255 (or 11111111 in binary). The total number of unique possibilities of 4 octets would therefore be 256^4, roughly 4.3 billion addresses. Demand for IP addresses is increasing due to reasons such as low cost computers, advancement in technology, and improvements in accessibility....   [tags: Internet]

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Washington's Farewell Address

- George Washington, the first president of the United States, had written a very important historical speech and document towards the end of his time in office. He had written the Farewell address which focused on helping America understand the importance of preserving unity, acknowledging the rise of political parties forming, strengthening religion and morality, and he stated his position on American foreign policy. He addressed these ideas with strong tone and used incredible amount of dictions that strengthens his tone as well as representing his appeal to ethos to a strong degree....   [tags: U.S. History ]

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Ronald Reagan: Address to the Nation on the Challenger

- Ronald Reagan: Address to the Nation on the Challenger On the morning of Tuesday, January 28th, 1986, it was a normal day for the citizens and children of America. Although this may have been a normal day most of the nation’s televisions were set to watch the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) set a new milestone with its space shuttle the Challenger. During this time space exploration was very important in the American culture. The Challenger shuttle had a crew of seven men and women, including a teacher Christa McAuliffe from the space program....   [tags: space shuttle, tragedy]

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Declaration And Address Of The Christian Association Of Washington

- Declaration and Address: Call to Unification Thomas Campbell witnessed division among the church. Archibald Bruce professor from University of Glasgow influenced his desire to be a preacher for Whitburn Seminary of Anti-Burgher Seceder Presbyterian Church. While pastoring in Ireland at Ahorey Church, Campbell was driven by a deep desire to unite the Burghers and Anti-Burghers. Knowing this the Seceder of the Presbyterian Church sent Campbell to unite the Presbyterian churches in New England colonies....   [tags: Jesus, Christianity, New Testament]

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Lincoln 's Speech On The Gettysburg Address

- The Gettysburg Address was presented by United States President Abraham Lincoln on November 19th, 1863. The speech was delivered during the American Civil War at the dedication of the Soldiers ' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The context of the speech is that four months earlier, Union armies defeated those of the Confederacy at the Battle of Gettysburg. The stated purpose of Lincoln’s speech was to dedicate a plot of land that would become the Soldier’s National Cemetery to honour the fallen....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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The Gettysburg Address : President Abraham Lincoln

- The Gettysburg Address was presented by U.S President Abraham Lincoln on November 19th 1863. The speech was delivered during the American Civil War at the dedication of the Soldiers ' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The context of the speech is that four months earlier, Union armies defeated those of the Confederacy at the Battle of Gettysburg, which is widely recognized as the turning point in the war. The stated purpose of Lincoln’s speech was to dedicate a plot of land that would become the Soldier’s National Cemetery to honour the fallen....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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The Noble Gettysburg Address by Abraham Lincoln

- The respectable Gettysburg Address promotes the skillful ideas that spread his wisdom of the Civil War and enlightened those who wished to respect the many dead that fought on the grounds of Gettysburg. Sprinkled throughout human history, great men have arisen, who have devoted much of their lives to certain ideals, and have done so in the face of grave circumstances and opposition. Abraham Lincoln, Former president and also a general in the war, gave a speech to uphold and encourage the spirits of the weary soldiers in his army....   [tags: speech, spirits, tranquility, structure]

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Criticisms Regarding the State of the Nation Address

- It is prodigiously insurmountable of him, that the first State of the Nation Address of President Benigno Simeon Aquino started with the presentations of the present state of our nation, the anomalies, the corruption and the misusage of the funds of the previous administration. Fearlessly and with full conviction, President Aquino started presenting the anomalies by exposing first the exorbitant actions of the former President Arroyo when she spent P45.1B only in the first few months of this year....   [tags: Government]

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Analysis Of Persepolis And Death And The Maiden Address

- Just about every individual has two sides, the one they show to the world and the one that they keep to themselves, their immediate family, and their closest friends. While the extent of the difference may vary from one person to another, there is that change or that bit of contrast in almost everyone. The most common difference is someone who is more reserved and more properly behaved in public while more open and more comfortable going against the grain within the privacy of their own home or with familia company....   [tags: Gender, Sexism, Marjane Satrapi, Rape]

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Bullying : Should The Schools Or Parents Address It?

- Essay on bullying: should the schools or parents address it. “To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.” -Theodore Roosevelt- Bullying is defined as unwanted, aggressive conduct amongst school-aged children or adults that involves a real or perceived power imbalance, threat, or injury. The behaviour is also repeated or has the potential to be repeated over a period of time. Bullying is also defined as aggressive behaviour towards peers....   [tags: Bullying, Abuse, School, High school]

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The Perspective Of Jacob Lawrence And The Authors Address

- Art and literature work independently of each other, however, they can be linked together to help a reader or observer understand in new ways and create new possibilities. Within this context, the perspective of Jacob Lawrence and the authors address that it takes work to build the ideal society and family. However, the authors give the stark reality of both society and family demonstrating that our reality is nothing like the ideal. Jacob Lawrence was raised in Harlem and within his art are black families and social protest....   [tags: Black people, Negro, White people]

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Treatment And Prevention Programs That Address Diabetes

- Prevention As mentioned earlier in this paper, there exist a number of treatment and prevention programs that address diabetes in the AI/AN population. Prevention programs distinguish themselves from treatment programs in that prevention or delay of onset of diabetes is less expensive than the life long treatment of diabetes and its sequellae (Herman, 2011; The Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group, 2013). Prevention programs that are currently established include those funded by the Special Diabetes Program for Indians....   [tags: Health care, Health, Public health]

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State Of The Union Address 2016 Analysis

- State of the Union Address 2016 Analysis President Barack Obama goal when giving this speech is to inform the Congress on the State of the Union. The primary message being delivered is to focus on the future and the four questions that he believed the country should answer regardless of the future presidents. The person delivering the speech is the 44th president Obama because according to the Article II, Section 2 of the United States Constitution the president must give the congress information on the State of the Union....   [tags: President of the United States, United States]

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The Lessons Address Speak And Listening Standards

- The common core standards in the lessons address speak and listening standards, by having the student engage in discussions with the teacher and class and then presenting their reviews to the class. These lessons will also cover English language arts standards in reading and writing. The students worked on learning the elements of the fiction book by looking at the theme, characters, setting and also learning an expanded vocabulary to describe these parts. The students also for the English language arts standard would produce a clear coherent review of the fiction book for other readers....   [tags: Literature, Fiction, Literary technique, Satire]

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President Bush Address Congress And The Nation

- On September 20, 2001, President George W. Bush addressed Congress and the nation. The address was nine days after the 9/11 attack on the United States, and it talked about the overwhelming support and strength of the American people and the support of foreign nations. He spoke of the upcoming actions that would be required of the people and the government in order to bring justice and a stop to the terrorist group, al Qaeda. President Bush also spoke about how the executive branch and Congress would have to work together in the upcoming years to win the war on terror....   [tags: George W. Bush, President of the United States]

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Rhetorical Analysis Of Pearl Harbor Address

- Rhetorical Analysis of the “Pearl Harbor Address to the Nation” by FDR The “Pearl Harbor Address to the Nation” by FDR, also known as the infamy speech, is as good a speech as any. He attempts to rally the legislative branch to say that the United States should go to war with Japan, since they had attacked the U.S. without warning and with no provocation at Pearl Harbor. His speech was astoundingly successful, winning over all of the senate and all but one in the house of representatives. He made several good points, backing them up with known facts, which he laid out in a way that made sense logically and sparked emotion out of the audience....   [tags: United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt]

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George Washington 's Farewell Address

- Washington’s Farewell Address was made an open letter of warning and guidance to the American citizens concerning their long-term happiness and safety. George Washington was a great American leader who voluntarily relinquished political powers and retired from public life, an act which itself was seen as unprecedented in the annals of global history since it was the major milestone to the establishment of the American Republican government (Gregg L. & Frazer 2012). The words of Washington’s Farewell are highly cherished in the American History....   [tags: American Civil War, United States]

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Strategic Issues the Association Should Address

- TO: APSA Council RE: Council Discussion Topic: Organized Sections This overview is designed to help launch a Council small group discussion about journals, and about strategic issues the Association may wish to address. The memo notes salient issues the Association is or will soon face. The themes included here are surely not complete and the goal is for a discussion that helps ferret out or sharpen heretofore unarticulated issues as well as the ones we see now. I. Introduction APSA Organized Sections have been a mainstay of the Association since first formed in the early 1980's....   [tags: Business Management]

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Call to Renewal Address: Barack Obama

- In his 2006 “Call to Renewal Address”, Barack Obama gives his thoughts on the role of religion in democracy through a response to earlier accusations of his un-Christianness during his 2004 Senate race against Alan Keyes. He addresses both his accuser, who suggested that Obama's views disrespect his faith as a Christian, and his liberal supporters, who urged him to ignore these statements because “a literalist reading of the Bible was folly” (2). In his speech, Obama recommends a middle ground between these two views, in which “the religiously motivated translate their concerns into universal, rather than religion-specific, values” (7), as the only way to connect religion and politics in a “...   [tags: relgion, decomocray, senate race]

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Law Can Address The Mm Outbreak

- Law can address the MM outbreak in multiple ways. First, tort law can be used to compensate individuals who are unable to get vaccinated for medical reasons if they become infected by a child who has not been vaccinated for non-medical reasons. To establish a case for negligence, plaintiffs must prove that the defendant had a duty to not harm, that duty was breached, and that harm was caused by said breach. Parents that choose not to vaccinate their child make a deliberate, conscious choice that substantially increases the risk that the rest of society is exposed to....   [tags: Vaccination, Vaccine]

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George Washington 's Farewell Address

- George Washington’s Farewell Address, written in 1796, was a letter informing the citizen’s of the United States that he was retiring and would not seek a third term in office as President. Nine years after completion of the Constitution, 45 years of devotion to his country, and being up in years, Washington felt the time had come for him to decisively retreat to his home in Mount Vernon (Graff, 2015). Though he had desired to do so before the second term, he felt the country’s state of affairs were not yet in order....   [tags: United States, Articles of Confederation]

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How Should Teachers Address Students?

- ... It was found that in this study that 94.5% of all the questions asked by early childhood staff were closed questions and that only 5.5% where open ended questions, which encouraged personal knowledge to answer the question. These results were carried out over 12 pre-schools over a random sample. This shows that there is a large sample size over a large area, which takes into consideration the many subtle difference in each area. Due to this the results can be very much generalised and transferred to pre-schools all over England, to which similar results would be found if the experiment was conducted on them....   [tags: study, credibility, childhood, staff]

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No Fixed Address

- No Fixed Address In Aritha Van Herk’s “No Fixed Address”, one key symbol surfaces many times. The main character’s name is Arachne, which means spider, and sets the reader up to understand the central symbol in the novel—the spider web. The reader sees several other instances of webs showing up throughout the novel. Arachne’s dependence on the road and her random driving is another form of web in “No Fixed Address”. To tie in Arachne’s driving with webs, we see Thomas’s maps as webs of sorts....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Damsels In Address

- Damsels in Address It is clearly evident that many fairy tales of childhood tend to shape the reader. Certain moral codes and ideals are tightly woven into the text of many fairy tales, promoting or denoting a character’s actions. In the Grimm’s fairy tales Cinderella, Brier Rose, and Rapunzel, the heroines of these tales exhibit strong behavioral codes, thus providing opportunity for the young female reader to relate to the damsel, or to model herself to behave in a similar fashion. In accordance with Marcia R....   [tags: essays research papers fc]

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George Washington´s Farewell Address

- One person that has made a wonderful and great impact in late 1700’s and early 1800’s is the great George Washington. The biggest thing that everyone is looking back on is his Farewell Address to state what he’d hope to see his noble country looking like in the future. Some of the biggest things that has spoken out in his address and that the country has continued to do is being able to have checks and balances and not to stay at war with other countries and not to have political parties to prevent the arguments and not to stay in debt with other countries....   [tags: Impact, 1800s]

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Rhetorical Analysis of President Obama's Inauguration Speech

- On January 20, 2009, President Obama was officially inaugurated and sworn in as the forty-fourth president of the United States of America. The tradition of being inaugurated requires the president to give a speech about the goals they want to reach during their presidency. The president must make a speech that appeals to the audience while being professional. Rhetoric is a useful strategy to utilize in speech making. Obama uses rhetoric to achieve presenting his message of creating hope and change together in America while fixing the economic and social challenges and issues left behind from the previous president....   [tags: Rhetoric of Inauguration Speech]

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2005 State of the Union Address

- After watching the 2005 State of the Union address. I think that the President, Mr. George W. Bush, has made it clear to the Speaker of the House, Vice President, Membe4rs of Congress, and the citizens of the United States that he has a clear plan to improve the welfare of the United States in present days and days to come. The President put forth that he has now a plan for a budget that holds discretionary spending below inflation, makes tax relief permanent, and to cut the deficit in half by the year 2009....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Booker T. Washington 's The Atlanta Exposition Address

- Of the many truly inspirational speeches given by African Americans, Booker T. Washington’s The Atlanta Exposition Address is one of the few that intends to achieve compromise. In his speech, Washington is trying to persuade an audience composed significantly of white men to support African Americans by granting them jobs and presenting them with opportunities. His goal is to convince his white audience that African Americans will be supplied with jobs lower than those of white men, allowing white men always to be on top....   [tags: White American, Black people, Race, Puerto Rico]

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Analysis of The Gettysburg Address

- Analysis of The Gettysburg Address In the early days of the United States, loyalty to one’s state often took precedence over loyalty to one’s country. The Union was considered a “voluntary compact entered into by independent, sovereign states” for as long as it served their purpose to be so joined (Encarta). Neither the North nor South had any strong sense permanence of the Union. As patterns of living diverged between North and South, their political ideas also developed marked differences. The North needed a central government to build an infrastructure of roads and railways, protect its complex trading and financial interests and control the national currency....   [tags: Papers]

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Comparison of Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address" and Pericles' "Funeral Oration"

- ... He introduces repetition twice in the speech. First, he introduces it with the words “we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow this ground.” With the duplication of the word “cannot”, Lincoln states that they are not able to dedicate, consecrate or in other words hallow the ground any more than the living and dead who served there had once done. He then concludes the speech with repetition using the words “To the people, for the people, by the people” which in this case is repeating the word “people”....   [tags: tone, devices, themes, survive]

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President Obama 's Address Of The Nation On Immigration

- Eric Dean Outside Learning Assignment #2 For this second outside learning assignment I chose to watch President Obama’s Address to the Nation on Immigration on November 20, 2014. The purpose of this address was to discuss the issues surrounding immigration and to come up with a plan of action. Immigration has been an integral part of our nation’s history and therefore this speech had a very serious and urgent tone to it. President Obama began by discussing how immigration has positively affected our nation by keeping us youthful, dynamic, and entrepreneurial....   [tags: Immigration, Immigration to the United States]

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President Obama 's Annual State Of The Union Address

- In January of 2010, President Obama presented the annual State of the Union address. In the address Obama speaks about many things he has accomplished in the past year and hopes to accomplish in the coming year. The first thing he wants to accomplish is health care reform. The next issue he needs to accomplish is the budget. Then, Obama speaks about some bills and policies that he wants to go into place. The ones that were specifically brought up were the climate bill and the cap-and-trade. Lastly, they share their views and perceptions on Obama and his administration....   [tags: Health care, President of the United States]

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We Must Work Together to Address Childhood Obesity

- The greatest achievements from many of the health promotion initiatives can be accomplished when the there is support and engagement by a community. Active participation from a group of people will lead to embracement of a program, therefore results are more likely to be positive and sustainable. The Planned Approach to Community Health (PATCH), developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and its partners, is widely recognized as an effective model for planning, conducting, and evaluating community health promotion and disease prevention programs (Health Nexus, 2011)....   [tags: PATCH, Planned Approach to Community Helath]

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Peer Helping Programs For Address Violent Crime

- Peer-Helping Program to Address Violent Crime in Children This peer helper program is designed to address the crisis of children violence both victims and perpetrators. It is a system that allows students to assist one another. Everyone benefits in the program to tackle this imperative issue. In the ASCA 2008 Position Statement, Peer-helping programs are implanted to enhance the effectiveness of school counseling programs by increasing outreach and the expansion of available services (ASCA, 2008)....   [tags: Crime, Violence, Violent crime, Skill]

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Barack Obama's Second State of the Union Address

- “He shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union, and recommend to their Consideration such Measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient.” (Article 2, Section 3, United States Constitution). On Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 9:00 pm in the chamber of the House of Representatives 44th President of the United States Barack Obama gave his second State of the Union address and that passage from the United States Constitution describes the origin of that annual tradition....   [tags: Oratorical Analysis, United States]

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Rhetorical Analysis of President Reagan's Challenger Address

- On a cold winter’s morning on the 28th day of January in the year 1986, America was profoundly shaken and sent to its knees as the space shuttle Challenger gruesomely exploded just seconds after launching. The seven members of its crew, including one civilian teacher, were all lost. This was a game changer, we had never lost a single astronaut in flight. The United States by this time had unfortunately grown accustomed to successful space missions, and this reality check was all too sudden, too brutal for a complacent and oblivious nation (“Space”)....   [tags: Use of Rhetoric]

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The War On Poverty During The State Of The Union Address

- Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson declared the War on Poverty during the State of the Union address. Since then, the federal government has created programs that have been a fundamental tool in providing financial assistance to poor working families. The War on Poverty brought in a new era for the Federal Government by providing income and nutritional support, access to education; skills based training, health insurance and significantly more services to low-income Americans. Even today, however, millions of children live in families that cannot support basic living expenses or dream of making it to another social welfare class....   [tags: Poverty, Poverty in the United States]

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A Textual Analysis Of President Obama 's Address

- Textual Analysis President Obama’s Address to the nation was presented on January 5, 2016. His speech was shown on all of the major network stations. The main goal of his speech was to get the point across to the nation about the increasing problem of gun use. His speech really focused on the issue of gun control and if it would benefit the country. Overall, the biggest idea of his Address was that gun control is a large issue in the United States. The way to prevent deaths caused by firearms can be prevented in other ways than taking peoples guns away....   [tags: United States, Firearm]

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Gettysburg Address versus Letter to His Son

- (A depiction of how the Gettysburg Address and Letter to His son are both similar and different in what Lincoln and Lee talk about) Thousands of men died in November 1863. Within in a couple of days bodies laid scattered across the battle fields while tens of thousands men sat in a hospital. All of these men participated in one thing, the Civil War. Fighting for the rights of the people and what our constitution stood for. Families and friends had to pick a side, South or the North. Each had their reasoning for why they stood to fight, but surprisingly their reasoning was similar....   [tags: overcoming differences, comparison and contrast]

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Analysis Of President Lincoln 's Gettysburg Address

- An Analysis of President Lincoln’s “Gettysburg Address” The initial proposition that President Lincoln indented in the Gettysburg Address was to follow through on the commitment of the Founding Fathers that all men are created equal. In the speech, Lincoln defines the importance of the original intent of the Founding Fathers to define all men as “equal”, which Lincoln was expanding in terms of the issue of slavery: "Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal” (Lincoln para.1)....   [tags: American Civil War, Abraham Lincoln]

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The Civil Rights Address by John F. Kennedy

- The Civil Rights Address given by John F Kennedy was an influential and moving speech that sought to free blacks from the on growing oppression in the United States. John F Kennedy’s speech was given to address the American public on the brutality of discrimination. His point was to convince the public that is was time to give the blacks the rights the constitution gives them. The picture I chose to go with it also revolves around the Civil Rights movement and is title “I am a man”. This picture shows a large group of African American man holding signs saying “I am a man”....   [tags: moving speech, blacks, oppression]

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Business And Leisure Address : Sofitel Saigon Plaza

- 1. Introduction: Sofitel Saigon Plaza, opened since 1998, is embodying the French elegance and culture in Vietnam’s largest metropolis and it was designed by the architect Pierre Maciag who brought a new flair of French touch combined with the best of Vietnamese elements (Sofitel Saigon Plaza, 2015). With a dedicated and passionate team, Sofitel Saigon Plaza intends to be the city’s key business and leisure address. I once had a privilege to intern in Sofitel Saigon Plaza for a few months and hence collected for myself the idea of what motivates people at work as well as ways that managers use to increase employee/team member satisfaction and productivity and also, reflecting on my role and...   [tags: Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Motivation]

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The Address to the Joint Session of the 107 th Congress Speech

- The speech “Address to the Joint Session of the 107th Congress” was delivered the 20th September 2001 in the United States Capitol by the President who was at that time, George W. Bush. In this public statement, the president calls for unity and tranquillity of American people. This paper has as main curiosity that it is an argumentative text full of rhetorical elements. On the one hand, it tries to calm Americans and to soothe the pain of the people affected. On the other hand, it helps to create a feeling of hatred and anger towards Al Qaeda, the terrorist group that carried out the attempt....   [tags: content, polytical analysis]

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American Education System Fails to Address Brain Complexity

- American Education System Fails to Address Brain Complexity The American education system is flawed in recognizing the specific learning needs adolescents have due to the complexity of their brains. To both obtain and retain information, children and teens need a sufficient amount of sleep. With the existing early-arrival policies, it would seem most are not getting enough. Males and females (whether young or old) learn and comprehend information in different ways, based on specific variations in their brains, and these needs are not accommodated in the typical class room....   [tags: Adolescent Learning, Flaws]

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Collections of Stories that Address the Nature of Racism and Discrimination

- ... Racism creates a loss of self-sense in the individual, breaking them down with no support to lift them back up. Racism is a factor in breaking down a community, and cause suffering. Many individuals don’t realize that Racism brings them no good, it has nothing to offer. Feeling superior over another culture and having more power only lowers humanity. Racist attitudes can come from people due to their upbringing. Our family members and friends have a big influence over our ideas, and views. However, we need to take in mind and distinguish the difference between a positive and negative view....   [tags: cultural diversity, teaching through literature]

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Mary Shelley And James Whale Address The Advantages Of Communication

- Mary Shelley and James Whale address the advantages of communication throughout Frankenstein using differing approaches. The characterization of the creature in Shelley and Whale’s pieces demonstrates the principal effect of incompetent verbal expression through his inability to form relationships. In Whale’s 1931 film Frankenstein, he removes the humanistic qualities of the creature by enabling his speech, highlighting the complexity of the character Shelley provides. Without vocal recognition, deciphering the creature’s intentions results in a misinterpretation of violence, resulting in conclusions being made based off of his actions rather than what he attempts to communicate verbally...   [tags: Frankenstein, Mary Shelley, Frankenstein]

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Skills That Address The Australian Curriculum Framework For Junior Doctors

- There are many ways in which I have displayed effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with my patients, their families and staff of all levels. Some examples of these skills that address the Australian Curriculum Framework for Junior Doctors include: • Always allowing for questions and concerns to be voiced thus preventing complaints e.g. I have received many compliments on how I have listened and addressed the underlying issues affecting the patient and their families. Frequently on my after-hours shifts I have been approached by family members of patients wanting to know what is happening with their loved one as they had been unable to talk to the treating team....   [tags: Patient, Physician, Health care provider, Illness]

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Analysis Of Ronald Reagan 's ' The Gate Address '

- Ronald Reagan adeptly utilizes Ethos Pathos and Logos in his Brandenburg Gate address, he attempts to sway the audience of the importance of success of the marshal plan and western values as a whole, and convince the leader of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev, to open up the barrier which had divided West and East Berlin since 1961. Reagan begins his speech by addressing the people present and recognizing the “freedom” and “feeling of history” of the city of Berlin has. He makes his first reference to previous speakers by saying, “Twenty four years ago, President John F....   [tags: Cold War, Berlin Wall, West Berlin, Soviet Union]

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Analysis Of George W. Bush 's Address

- Analysis of George W. Bush’s Address to 9/11 On the 11th of September 2001, four commercial planes along the eastern coast were hijacked, the hijackers then took these planes, and flew them towards the North Tower, World Trade Center, and the South Tower, this suicide mission, lead to much chaos and commotion among this ambivalence many lives were lost due to these attacks, and the nation was left wounded and without answers to who was responsible for this. Following this attack, at 8:30 that evening President George W....   [tags: George W. Bush, War on Terrorism]

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John F. Kennedy 's Civil Rights Address

- 1963 was a pivotal year for the civil rights movements during the 1960s. Contrary to President Kennedy’s idea of the integration of African-Americans, Dixiecrats had reacted aggressively to the Birmingham Campaign. Democratic Governor of Alabama, George Wallace, in an attempt to prevent two black students from enrolling in the University of Alabama, was confronted by the federalized Alabama National Guard on June 11, 1963. This incident compelled John F. Kennedy to officially address the issue of civil rights for African-Americans on the very same day....   [tags: United States, African American, John F. Kennedy]

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An Analysis of John F. Kennedy's Civil Rights Address

- At the height of the Cold War, racial tensions in the United States were also reaching a breaking point. This era brought with it many of the seminal events in civil-rights history: the start of the Freedom Rides in 1961, the University of Mississippi’s admission of its first black student, and the Birmingham riots of 1963. While America struggled with the ever-present threat of nuclear war, this other kind of conflict threatened to undermine and demoralize America from within. It is 11 June, 1963, and the Alabama National Guardsmen are called to the University of Alabama to ensure the safe admission of two black students....   [tags: The Civil Rights Movement]

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Opposing Viewpoints: Demosthenes and Isocrates Address Philip of Macedonia

- Demosthenes and Isocrates came to prominence in fourth century B.C.E. Athens as public speakers and as politicians. Isocrates was a teacher of rhetoric, or the art of public speaking, while Demosthenes was a professional litigator, writing speeches for clients arguing in the courts of law, and occasionally presenting arguments himself. Both men were highly respected citizens and opinion makers throughout the sphere of influence maintained by Athens, though they held opposing views regarding the proper course for Athenian government, warfare between the Greek city-states, and the prospect of invasion from the Persian Empire to the east....   [tags: Ancient Greece]

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What Nature Of Science Tenet Does This Activity Address?

- What Nature of Science tenet does this activity address. This experiment addresses the tenet for scientists having different methods to approach their questions and problems. The students are shown an experiment and have to turn it into a science inquiry by asking their own questions and investigation Give a specific and detailed explanation about how you know the activity addresses the Nature of Science tenet you identified. You are analyzing the activity, not describing the activity. This experiment demonstrates different methods of problem solving because each group will conduct the original experiment and get the same answer....   [tags: Scientific method, Science, Theory, Hypothesis]

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President Barack Obama State Of The Union Address

- I really enjoy President Barack Obama state of the union address. I like how he tacked it, instead of going on about his mistakes in the pasts years, what he should’ve done to better America, or even what he’s going to do in the little time he had. he focused on the future. He talked about America’sworld’s problem and gave ideas on how to fix them. He said what should be done in the next couple if year to better humanity and society. He even starts off his speech by saying “I want to focus on the next five years, the next 10 years, and beyond....   [tags: United States, Barack Obama, Democratic Party]

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General Douglas Macarthur's Farewell Address to Congress

- Introduction General Douglas Macarthur was one of the most well known military figures in the history of the United States. He gave his farewell speech to congress on 19th April 1951 and went into retirement after 52 years of service in the United States army. He was given the chance to address his final message to the US government. This analysis carefully examines his ethics, goals, strategies, strengths and weaknesses. The speech is very famous and highly popular among the American audience. Therefore, we will take into account all factors to critically evaluate the speech and find out what makes it important....   [tags: American History]

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Analysis Of Abraham Lincoln 's Gettysburg Address

- Throughout history, many orators have utilized public speaking to persuade, inform, and commemorate. For example, Abraham Lincoln 's Gettysburg address, which commemorated the victory of the Union in the Battle of Gettysburg. Within the speech Lincoln memorialized the soldiers that fought courageously and emphasized the equality that would soon apply to all of the United States citizens. Still, in order to give a exceptional and influential speech there are a multitude of factors that one must consider before devising a speech....   [tags: Public speaking, Public speaker, Orator]

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Washington 's Farwell Address : George Washington

- George Washington wrote a message to the American people and he named the document, Washington’s Farwell Address. George Washington started off his farewell by telling the people that the time has come to designate someone as president but that he would not be running for a third term. He goes on to explain in great detail why he would not be running for a third term as well as addressing what he believed the nation should follow. George Washington gave the people advice on how we could be a great nation but he also warned us about situations that would be the downfall of our great nation, but did we the people follow the advice he gave us in 1796....   [tags: Vietnam War, United States, Lyndon B. Johnson]

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Analysis of Conan O’Brien Commencement Address

- In June of 2011, Conan O’Brien gave the commencement address to the 2011 graduating class of Dartmouth College. O’Brien uses humor and anecdotes to deliver a powerful speech which resonated with most viewers. O’Brien also used many literary devices for the graduates to better understand his primary points. Conan O’Brien delivery of his commencement address was effective because of his use of pathos, ethos, and antidotes, which contributed to his fantastic speech. I found O’ Brien’s speech to be extremely educational as well as entertaining....   [tags: Conan O’Brien, darthmouth college, commencement]

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School Uniforms Don’t Address Big Problems

- School Uniforms Don’t Address Big Problems Can anyone believe that school uniforms help students achieve good on their health and financial problems. Many people, schools, and even state governments have been in conflict over uniforms every since they went popular to the United States in the 1980s, even though they started way before that. Although many opponents might suggest that school uniforms bring improvements, there are too many drawbacks on a school uniform to show that they are nothing more than a bad idea for students everywhere....   [tags: tradition, british style, financial problems]

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The Gettysburg Address Paper

- The Gettysburg Address Imagine being a soldier in a great war, and some of your comrades have been shot down, and there they lay: Dead. Wouldn’t your spirits be lowered. This was the story of the soldiers in the Civil War who watched their friends die and couldn’t do anything about it. On November 19, 1863, the United States was in the middle of a war between the north and the south. This marked the turning point of the way things were ran at that time and it became the symbol of hope for many people who just wanted to be free....   [tags: American History]

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Ip Address

- TOPIC:IP ADDRESS Cyber Law & Information Security The address of a computer on the Internet is commonly referred to as the IP Address (Internet Protocol). It's a 32 bit (4 bytes) number normally written as follows: Since a byte can represent any number from zero to 255, the least and the maximum IP address possible are: to Understanding IP Addresses Understanding IP Addressing is necessary, since all applications on the Internet generate logs, wherein IP Addresses of all interacting computers are recorded....   [tags: Technology Internet]

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Presidential Address

- Presidential Address This article talks about how the American people have come from colonies to the leading world power and freedom fighter in the world. This all started in the colonial days when people from foreign countries came to worship in America because of the freedom of religion. One of the main reasons for the American Revolution was the fear that Britain was going to take the colonies freedoms away. In the 20th century it was said by Brooks Adams that, “ The United States would outweigh any single empire if not all empires combined.” The United States in its attempt to globalize the world has done some interesting things....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Abraham Lincoln: A Moral Unifier?

- Abraham Lincoln is a mythical figure in American culture and history because he is the President who saved the Union and abolished slavery. American admiration for him is so great that Americans have carved him into mountains and immortalized him in a Greek temple. In the Lincoln Memorial, one can find the inscriptions of the “Gettysburg Address” and “Second Inaugural Address”. To some, these speeches signify America’s rebirth as a unified political and moral country. Interestingly, these two speeches overshadow the fact that Lincoln’s words were once divisive....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln Essays]

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Analysis Of Kennedys Inaugural Speech By ' Kennedys Inauguration Speech ' And ' How Should I Act '

- Throughout this semester in history we have been learning about democracies. Before this class I knew little to nothing about a democracy. Now I understand a lot about democracy, and how democracies have changed over the years. Through this class I can now answer the three core questions “who am I”, “what should I know”, and “how should I act”. After learning this semester and reading many great articles I can easily answer the question, “who am I?” I now realize that I am an important citizen in this society....   [tags: Democracy, Plato, Question, Plessy v. Ferguson]

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Comparing the Gettysburg Address and Ginsberg's America

- Comparing the Gettysburg Address and Ginsberg's America      Many writers have considered the identity of America. Two remarkable writers of two different time periods have shouldered this. They created two important works. The first, Abraham Lincoln; a great leader in the midst of an incredible time of change and confusion, delivered the Gettysburg Address to an assembly that came to him saddened and horrified by the trials of war. These same people left, changed, that day from the cemetery....   [tags: comparison compare contrast essays]

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Gettysburg Address Versus Declaration Of Independence

- Lincoln’s Address Versus Jefferson’s Declaration Two of the most important, and, perhaps the two most important documents in American history are the Declaration of Independence and the Gettysburg Address. The Declaration of Independence, the document of secession written by Thomas Jefferson in 1776, called for the complete independence of the states from the British Empire. The Gettysburg Address was a document on the theory of union that stressed the need for one united country and expressed the importance of doing whatever necessary to complete the task of keeping the states united as one....   [tags: American History]

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The Failure of James Buchanan

- In 1856, a Presidential election occurred in the United States at a crucial period. Sectionalism was at an all time high and a leader was needed to unite the country. However, the man who won the election did not prove to be this leader. Instead, his platform was based on a deliberate failure to lead. Due to James Buchanan’s position that supported popular sovereignty in the expanding United States, the country divided even further over the topic of slavery to the point that the Civil War became inevitable....   [tags: civil war, sectionalism, presidential election]

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Napoleons Farwell Address Speech Analysis

- Napoleon’s Farewell Address To The Old Guard A truly dramatic moment in history occurred on April 20, 1814, as Napoleon Bonaparte, Emperor of France and would-be ruler of Europe said goodbye to the Old Guard after his failed invasion of Russia and defeat by the Allies. By that time, Napoleon had ruled France and surrounding countries for twenty years. Originally an officer in the French Army, he had risen to become Emperor among the political chaos following the French Revolution in which the old ruling French kings and nobility had been destroyed....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Essay on Alan Axelrod’s Summary of Franklin Roosevelt’s Inauguration Speech

- In Alan Axelrod’s brief interpretation of President Franklin Roosevelt’s inaugural address, he touches on a few key points about Roosevelt’s character. He sees the address as a direct manifestation of Roosevelt’s unique character. His ability to calm a struggling Nation with but a few words and the unfrazzled depth of American steadfastness. Axelrod correctly analyzed Roosevelt as being calm in the face of danger, an outstanding leader, and an eternal realist. President Roosevelt was a levelheaded, and Axelrod’s interpretation of the inaugural address shows this as being one of his most dominant traits....   [tags: character, speaker, leader]

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Civil War, The, And Martin Luther King Jr.

- Deus Ex Machina is a god introduced into a play to resolve the entanglements of the plot. It is introduced to make the play flow more smoothly and logical. Real life is not very different from the play. Religion has helped the leaders to persuade the public to overcome the crisis and unite them. Christianity has been often used as a political tool in the western hemisphere. United States is a country that started from Christian roots. Public figures in United States have been using the word “God” in speech a lot since the Declaration of Independence....   [tags: John F. Kennedy, United States, African American]

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Variation in Address Forms for Arab Married and Unmarried Woeman in the World

- ... Parkinson (1985) describes the address system in Arabic societies; he studies terms of address in Egyptian Arabic (EA). His data is collected from naturally occurring conversations for more than one year from different speech events in different settings in Cairo. He finds that the (EA) terms of address system is very much alive. Farghal and Shakir's (1994) study explores Jordanian relation social honorifics, they try to systemize these honorifics and to test the socio-pragmatic constraints governing their use....   [tags: politeness theory]

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Frank's Explaination of the Main Characterstics in Obama's Inauguration Speech

- ... As Campbell argues, “specific policies are proposed for contemplation, not for action... contemplative expository function differentiates inaugurals from State of Union address, in which proposals are presented for congressional action” (p. 40). Hence, Frank should have made clear Obama’s vision that forms the basis of his signatures instead of policies. Furthermore, I suppose there are two critical ideas behind Obama’s encouragement of a cosmopolitan civil religion that Frank should explicate....   [tags: unity, religion, politics]

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The Gettysburg Address By John Abraham Lincoln And His Powerful Speech

- Today there are countless authors who attempt to create great literary works, however none come close to Abraham Lincoln and his powerful “The Gettysburg Address”. His 272 word speech is arguably the most-quoted, most-memorized piece of oratory in American history. Lincoln managed to author the greatest work of literature in American Literature by crafting a terse speech with persuasive literary devices, along with a moving and an enduring message. Great literature does not just happen, nor is it great by default by the mere fact that it was authored by a famous individual....   [tags: Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War]

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