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    Labyrinth (2006) written and directed by Guillermo del Toro is a dark fantasy film that uses fantasy and inspired true events of the after effects of the Spanish Civil War to create a symbolic parable that was influenced by fairy tales and myths. Even though this film is explicitly about the times during Franco it is also a film that can speak for any time period, past, present, and future. Through the use of phantasmagorical elements in the fantasy sequences del Toro uses doubling to reinforce the horrific

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    The Eruption and its impacts In November 1985, one of the most catastrophic eruptions took place to rewrite the history of natural disasters. It was a volcanic eruption that took place in northern Colombia in Nevado Del Ruiz which took many lives. Over 23,000 people were killed and caused mostly due to a large mud flow which “swept through the town of Armero.” [4] These mud flows is what geologists call “lahars”; the word comes from the Indonesian term for “hot or cold mixture of water and rock fragments

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    Charles Darwin

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    Charles Darwin The famous naturalist Charles Darwin embarked on hundreds of miles of land excursions during the often-told story of the H. M. S. Beagle voyage, and on these trips, the most lasting visual impressions for Darwin are the Cordilleras Mountains, the Fuegian natives, and the Brazilian rainforests. The Beagle’s five-year world circumnavigation from 1831 to 1836 emphasized South America and so it is not so surprising the previously mentioned natural wonders had such important impact

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    Edwin Hubble Biography

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    noviembre de 1889. Ingresó al instituto de Wheaton, en donde participaba activamente en las actividades deportivas; su deporte favorito era el fútbol, aunque el también participó numerosas veces en pruebas atléticas en pista. En el día de su licenciatura del instituto en 1906, el director dijo, "Edwin Hubble, te he vigilado durante cuatro años y no te he visto estudiar ni siquiera 10 minutos." Se detuvo por un instante emocionante para Edwin y continuó, "Aquí tienes una beca para la universidad de Chicago

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    On November 13 1985, Colombia would be victim of a horrific catastrophe! Located at approximately 120 Km west of Bogota, the volcano Nevado del Ruiz had erupted in a small scale eruption, although it is clear to confirm that it doesn’t take a large eruption to be considered a vicious threat. This eruption had occurred during the night, and thus had caused many residents of Armero to be caught off guard and would become a tragic consequence. This eruption would lead to a large mudflow which had seeped

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    old to do so. These men were seen as real manly fellows, and had “manly” interests. Family life in this time was the basic American visualization, with a working husband who would come home after a long day of working to his wife and children. Ennis del Mar and Jack Twist are men in this time period that challenge the stereotype of what a cowboy was expected to be. They are soul-mates who meet as teenage boys, and they spend their lives hiding the love they have for one another. In “Brokeback Mountain”

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    Walla Walla Vacation Destination As a travel agent who is working with a group of 15 people in the age group of 65 to 75 years old that would like to take a one week trip to somewhere that is relaxing, historical, great outdoor activities, and some fine dining I found that the Walla Walla area in Washington state in the United states has all that this group is looking for. Walla Walla offers relaxation from strolling Main Street to sipping wine and enjoying the view of the Blue Mountains. Walla

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    and still continues today. With much work, it can be stopped and situations like the relationship between the conquistadors and the natives can be prevented. The conquistadors simply valued the wrong things, putting money over life. As Bernal Diaz del Castillo, a conquistador once said, "We came to serve God and to get rich, as all men wish to do."

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    Homage to Catalonia

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    In the 1952 novel, Homage to Catalonia, George Orwell relates his experiences in the Spanish Civil War. In 1937 Orwell traveled to Spain to cover The Spanish Civil War for a British newspaper, but soon after he arrived he joined the P.O.U.M Militia and fought against Francisco Franco. The Spanish Civil War started when Franco, a Spanish general, led a revolt against the republican government. Franco, although not a fascist himself, was backed by Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy, the Spanish Church, Fascists

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    Nor Tec Rifa Analysis

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    Nortec Rifa Paper This ethnography paper is about a book named Nor-tec rifa! Electronic Dance Music from Tijuana to the World. The name Nor-tec from the book is or reduced as North Technology music. North is referring to the Northern part of Mexico Tijuana. Nor-tec music has popularity in Tijuana, Mexico generally with a younger generation of people. The music is commonly transmitted through the Internet. The median of movement for the music allows for it to spread to different areas of Tijuana,

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    Mexico: Narco Corridos

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    the leading Latin charts and govern radio playlists equally in the United States as well as points south. Examining diverse recent studies, the authors present in-depth examinations at the songwriters who have changed groups like the trendy Tigres del Norte into permanent celebrities, as well as the upcoming artists who are hauling the narco corrido into the 21st. In proving for the poetry as well as social demonstration at the back the ornate lyrics of in... ... middle of paper ... ...l Narcotraficante:

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    Is Diaz’s Account Reliable? Before the 15th century, the Indians in the Americas were not connected with the world and would remain that way until Columbus's exploration. In the beginning of 15th century, the Aztecs were the dominant group in Mesoamerica leaded by Montezuma, the last leader, before the Spanish conquest. In 1519, Hernan Cortez led the Spanish mission to explore and conquer the New World. This paper will compare three primary sources about this event. First, an informing letter sent

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    El adecuado manejo de un tratamiento farmacológico, puede prevenir muchas de las enfermedades que afectan al sistema cardiovascular. En algunos casos, la cura es posible, o la disminución de síntomas en el paciente. Los fármacos especializados en el sistema cardiovascular, influyen en el funcionamiento de la circulación sanguínea y el corazón. Dependiendo de las características de la enfermedad, estos serán administrados solamente durante la presencia de síntomas, o, en la mayoría de los casos, su

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    celebrada por parte de la Organización Mundial del Comercio, el 7 de diciembre en Indonesia, se firmaron diferentes acuerdos que buscaban liberar el comercio a nivel mundial para concluir una serie de negociaciones comerciales multilaterales que habían iniciado en Doha en 2001 y que planteaba una serie de dificultades por los diferentes intereses de los 159 Estados pertenecientes, pero que, ahora, tiene una proyección de trabajo a 12 meses. Los objetivos del paquete de Bali son: “Acelerar los procedimientos

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    The lyrics “Sonaron siete balazos, Camelia a Emilio mataba La policía sólo halló una pistola tirada/Del dinero y de Camelia, nunca más se supo nada” paved way for the subgenre narcocorrido. The interpretation of the lyrics read that Camelia and Emilio successfully complete their mission of smuggling drugs to America, where Camelia shoots Emilio after

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    Howard Hibbard's Caravaggio is an insightful look into the troubled mind and life of one of the most discussed artists of all time, Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio.  Hibbard immediately expands on his belief that Caravaggio is the most important "Italian painter of the entire seventeenth century."  Furthermore, his paintings "speak to us more personally and more poignantly than any others of the time."  Caravaggio is an artist whose life was far different from all other contemporary artists of

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    Zuni Indigenous Tribe

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    are a tribe that is located in the desert Southwest of New Mexico. The vast majority of the tribal members reside on the Zuni Pueblo, which is Zuni city that is located in a remote region of New Mexico, about 40 miles from the city of Gallup. The tribe has a membership of nearly 12,000 current and active individuals, with nearly all of them residing in the Zuni Pueblo community. The Zuni are unique, in they have lived on the same exact land for over 1,000 years, without having to deal with forced

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    Los Angeles, to some Los Angeles is just the city on wheels; others think that Angelenos are upper middle class snobs who are rude and only purchase expensive items. That may be the case for some, yet for others, Los Angeles is so much more then the rich and famous; Los Angeles is a land that holds many rich and diverse cultures; and with those cultures, comes rich, creative and ingenious cuisine. The true creativity begins with the love that is put into making the food. one can easily tell if

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    Santo first began wrestling in the 1930s, but it was when he began wearing his trademark silver mask that his career really took off and by the 1950s (when he was already well into his 40s) he began his foray into cinema with Santo contra el cerebro del mal (Santo Vs. The Evil Brain, 1958). The following two decades saw him starring in over 40 films, often battling zombies, mad scientists or other demonic creatures. By 1973 the genre had definitely become a little formulaic, but Santo y Blue Demon

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    Maximum Exposure Showcase III Review Maximum Exposure Showcase concertgoers enjoyed their experience at The Waterfront Restaurant & Concert Theater in Marina Del Rey, California. They benefited from the relaxed settings the venue had to offer. Revolutionary Entertainment is known to select unique venues away from the Hollywood scene. The crowds bounced between The Rock Superstars Stage and Acoustic Stage on the first floor, however climbed upstairs to The Launch Pad Stage throughout the day and

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