Arnold Schwarzenegger

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  • Arnold Schwarzenegger

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    Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger (German IPA: [ˌaɐnɔlt aloʏs ˈʃvaɐtsənɛɡɐ]; born July 30, 1947) is an Austrian-American bodybuilder, actor, businessman and politician, currently serving as the 38th Governor of the state of California. Schwarzenegger gained worldwide fame as a Hollywood action film icon. He was nicknamed "The Austrian Oak" and "The Styrian Oak" in his bodybuilding days, "Arnold Strong" and "Arnie" during his acting career, and more recently "The Governator" (a portmanteau of Governor

  • Arnold Schwarzenegger story

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    According to an article published in The Telegraph, Arnold Schwarzenegger, “ first picked up a barbell at the age of 13 and chose bodybuilding as a career at the age of 14. He was so dedicated that he would break into his local gym at the weekend, when it was closed, in order to train.” Although he started breaking the law young, he still became a governor, among many other jobs. He is one of my favorite people. Arnold is known for being an actor, a bodybuilder , for being governor of California

  • Biography of Arnold Schwarzenegger

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger was born on July 30, 1947 in the town of Thal in Austria. He was birthed into the family of Gustav Schwarzenegger his father, Aurelia Jadrny his mother, and Meinhard Arnold’s older brother, and this was not an easy house to live in. Both of Arnold’s parents were extremely strict on him as a child. If Schwarzenegger or his brother were to step out of line his parents would not hold back on the punishment. Some would even go as far as to call it child abuse. It was just they

  • Arnold Schwarzenegger - Celebrity to Politician

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    From Celebrity to Politician Arnold Schwarzenegger became governor of California, not because he supported the issues of the majority, nor because he had a plan to solve California’s economic crisis, but because the economy was failing and he rose to the “occasion.” His popularity in the movie industry gave him the “face” he needed to win the reelection. As easy as it seemed, how did Arnold manage to be so successful in his campaign? He is a popular figure with almost no experience in politics

  • Arnold Hechwarzeneneger: The Life Of Arnold Schwarzenegger

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger had many life changing experiences and decisions that has shaped the course of his life. He was born in Austria and grew up in a small village near Thal. His dad was a police officer and people thought he would follow the same path or work on a farm. He didn’t like either of these options. He had a different vision for himself. One day he watched a documentary about America and it made him want to come to America. A bodybuilding magazine gave him the idea about what he wanted

  • Arnold Schwarzenegger: A Brief Biography

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    According to Arnold Schwarzenegger, “the worst thing I can be is the same as everybody else. I hate that.” Throughout his career, Arnold has strived to be anything but someone else. It is important to note that his “career” can be defined as many different things. He cannot be defined as one single person, but rather a combination of a few personalities. All of his alter ego’s shape him as he is today; all alter egos are real- all reflecting some part of him internally. From bodybuilder to blockbuster

  • Comparing Arnold Schwarzenegger and Adolf Hitler

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    Comparing Arnold Schwarzenegger and Adolf Hitler "To ‘learn’ history means to seek and find the forces which are the causes leading to those effects which we subsequently perceive as historical events.” – Adolf Hitler Growing up poor in a small town in Austria he had dreams of becoming famous; some would even say this dream soon became an obsession. This fascination soon engulfed his life, viewing his goals as a catalyst for a better life. After a brief stint in the army he pursued this dream

  • Politics as Media Spectacle - Arnold Schwarzenegger as Governor

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    Politics as Media Spectacle - Arnold Schwarzenegger as Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger’s California recall election gubernatorial victory demonstrates the increasing collapse of the boundaries between entertainment and politics in an era of media spectacle. Over the past decades, major struggles around politics, race, gender, and sexuality have played out in the media. In the 1990s, the O.J. Simpson trial, the Clinton sex scandals, and the proliferation of tabloid

  • CNN and BBC´s Depiction of Arnold Schwarzenegger

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    many of us know Arnold Schwarzenegger as he rose to fame as the world's top bodybuilder, launching a career that would make him a giant Hollywood star. After years of blockbuster movie roles, Schwarzenegger went into politics, becoming governor of California in 2003. Later in 2012, Schwarzenegger made headlines again when he admitted for the first time to having an affair with his family’s longtime housekeeper, Mildred Patricia Baena . Even though these media texts represent Arnold from a different

  • Arnold Schwarzenenegger Essay

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger was a well know person, he did a lot of things to be famous in his lifetime. Arnold Schwarzenegger is a recognized around the globe. Arnold Schwarzenegger was in some movies.Arnold Schwarzenegger exploded with fans.Arnold Schwarzenegger has a really easy life now but it wasn’t all like that .Arnold Schwarzenegger had a really hard lifetime. Arnold Schwarzenegger was born in Thal,Austria on July,30 1947. Arnold Schwarzenegger History was first a bodybuilder, then a movie