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The Big Surf From Venice Beach

- There are various groups who dislike the participation of the United States in wars throughout history. This is the case, the Big Surf from Venice Beach is the current group frustrated with the military’s fight in the war in Afghanistan. The problem grew when Venice Beach City Council approved a measure suggesting the Marine recruiters leave their office because choosing to stay means they are uninvited guests. So far, Big Surf has only protested with signs, music and playing around the Marine’s office....   [tags: First Amendment to the United States Constitution]

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Surf Shoppe's Server

- Surf Shoppe has recently installed a centralized server for their research and development needs and due to cost requirements they have decided to go with a single centralized server for all of their data sharing needs. There are many reasons for going with a single centralized server system over a multi-server system; the most prominent reason would be cost. Servers and network designing can be quite the expensive endeavor and must be maintained on a daily basis in order to keep everything in top running order....   [tags: Client Server Network, System, Installation]

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How to Surf

- Some would say it's like snowboarding, whereas others would say it's like skateboarding. I, on the other hand, believe surfing is unlike any other sport. Besides it being loads of fun and freeing your mind, it is also a great workout. Problem is, though, many people wonder how to get started and learn what to do. That's where I come in. First, you need to know the safety precautions. You absolutely have to know how to swim and be able to swim well. If this is a problem for you, you can easily contact a nearby gym (like YMCA) for and instructor to teach you how....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Emergence of Surf Music

- The Emergence of Surf Music Many different music styles emerged during the early 1960's. One of these music styles that was perhaps the most prominent music style to ever come out of Southern California was Surf Music. Surf music was a short-lived phenomenon that occurred from 1961 to 1965 (Nostalgia, 2002). Along with the surf music craze, Hollywood also started producing numerous movies about surfing, including Gidget, and Endless Summer (St. James Encyclopedia, 2003 and Nostalgia, 2002)....   [tags: Papers]

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Charlie Don’t Surf: The Clash Protest Imperialism

- By definition, imperialism is extending a country’s power and influence through diplomacy or military force. That ideology is best exemplified by the Vietnam War because the United States invaded North Vietnam to prevent the dissemination of Communism into South Vietnam, which is ultimately an attempt at exuding power and influence by using military force. The Clash recognized the homogeneity between the American imperialism of the Vietnam war and the forced Westernization of the non-Western world, particularly third world nations; thusly, the band chose the Vietnam War as a backdrop for “Charlie Don’t Surf” because of it’s relevance to American culture at the time....   [tags: Political Protest Music ]

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How To Surf The Internet

- How to Surf the Internet The term "Internet," or "The Net" as it is commonly in known in the computer business, is best described as an assortment of over one thousand computer networks with each using a common set of technical transfers to create a worldwide communications medium. The Internet is changing, most profoundly, the way people conduct research and will in the near future be the chief source of mass information. No longer will a student have to rely on the local library to finish a research essay - anybody with a computer, a modem, and an Internet Service Provider can find a wealth of information on the Net....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Beach: Sandy Shores and Surf Zones

- The Sandy Beach The sandy beach and surf zones are two environments, which are usually found along the edges of the sea. The sandy shore environment is made up of sand and grains of rock and crushed shells while the surf zone environment is made up mainly of water. Although the sandy beach zone is said to be one of the most common environments along the shore, it is considered a very harsh and dynamic environment. Sandy beach shores usually have very harsh physical conditions. The constant sand movement presents a problem for living organisms....   [tags: Papers, informative]

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Business Plan: Surf and Skate Shop

- Business Plan: Surf and Skate Shop I. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY If I were to start my own business, my dream would be to build a surf and skate shop on the Southern California coast. My business would be located on beachfront property in the surrounding area. This business plan will cover two main subjects, 1: an Analysis of the Business Situation, and 2: the Planned Operation of the proposed business. The first topic will cover the subtopics Trading Area Analysis and Competition in the area for my business....   [tags: Business Plan Entrepreneurship]

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Why are Icelandic Teenagers so Infatuated with Hollister?

- Iceland is a small Nordic nation with a nonexistent beach or surf culture, which is why it comes as such a shock that Icelandic teenagers cannot seem to get enough of Hollister. The Hollister clothing is not in any way, shape or form suitable for the unpredictable and often harsh Icelandic climate, and its laid back style doesn’t fit in with the country’s recent fixation with modern designs. Their products also come in retina destroying colors like lime green and fuchsia that seriously deviate from the nation’s beloved color of black....   [tags: surf culture, clothing]

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Past Campaign and How Its Evolved

- Past campaign and how it’s evolved In the early days of GoPro, the original ‘campaign’ for the product was virtually inexistent. When the original Chinese built waterproof camera was developed, Woodman began by taking it to an action sports convention in San Diego in 2003, where he sold to surf retailers. As far as marketing was concerned, he conducted presentations and sales pitches to different retailers, however he had no real advertising or branding. The company began to grow, and by 2005, $350,000 worth of GoPro’s had been sold (Mac, 2013)....   [tags: cameras, surf, campaign, gopro]

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