Exemplification Essays

  • Exemplification Essay: Separation of Church and State

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    Because of my strong beliefs, I have been called the Antichrist, a witch, an atheist, and a Satanist. Fervent Christians have told me that my “kind” is solely responsible for the downfall of American morals. Actually, none of these labels fits me. I am not a witch because the only modern religion to practice witchcraft is Wicca (American Heritage 1381), and I am not a Wiccan. I am not a Satanist because modern Satanists do not believe in Satan as an actual entity; instead, they follow a "religion

  • Exemplification Essay: Cruising Should be Banned

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    Most of us have enjoyed "cruising" sometime in our lives. For many, it was one of our favorite pastimes. If you lived in the "American Graffiti" era, it was the in thing of to do. I remember when cruising was a popular activity on Main Street in Mesa for many years, until it was banned a few years ago. Now the controversy is over whether to ban cruising on Central Avenue in Phoenix. City officials are trying to reroute the weekend riders to Washington and Jefferson streets. Although cruising

  • Exemplification Essay: Mixing of Religion and the State

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    We have based the very existence of our country on the belief that complete separation of church and state is best for the church and is best for the state. However, throughout history the roles between religion and American public life remain interwoven and continue to shape our beliefs and values. In order to begin to understand the role of religion in American public life, one must first recognize that religion is present in many aspects of one's life. Even though the United States' Constitution

  • Exemplification Essay: Euthanasia Should Be Legalized

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    Jack has just been in a serious car accident. He is suffering from brain damage and paralysis. His family does not want him to live the rest of his life this way, but do they have a choice in ending the pain and suffering of their loved one? According to most state governments and countries, the answer is no; however, there is method allowed in some states to stop the pain and suffering for both the patient and his family. This method is called euthanasia. Euthanasia is the deliberate, painless

  • Exemplification Essay: War and World Peace

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    World Peace is something that will never happen. Too many countries have too much military power and don't want to give in to any other country. War is something that the world is going to have to deal with because there has been very few years over the history of the world that have been war free. Like one quote by an unknown author says, "Peace is rare: less than 8% of the time since the beginning of recorded time has the world been entirely at peace. In a total of 3530 years, 286 have been warless

  • Exemplification Essay: Welfare, A Vicious Circle

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    It's Diana's turn at the tiny glass window. Her face burns red with shame as she is handed her monthly check. Two small children tug at her dress, their stomachs growling from a day without food. She looks down at her two children, her face filled with pain and guilt. What had happened to their happy life? With just the stroke of the pen across a divorce decree, Diana and her children were thrust into the humiliation of the welfare line. For two years now, Diana has tried to get back on her

  • Exemplification Essay: America Needs Leaders

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    Today, everyone is too concerned with the now to worry about the future. Of course, there are a few who scrimp and save a few dollars here and there so that they will have some when they retire. However, none represent the ideas or beliefs that are destined to change our society. So I ask you are all the idealists gone, or are they just too scared to stand up? Throughout the course of history there have always been those who took a stand against society in order to further

  • Exemplification Essay: The Need to Improve the Apathetic Attitude of Young People

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    Are young people in today's society enamored with themselves? Do they care about others? Are they unfeeling; show little or no interest or emotion; unresponsive, indifferent; passionless or void of feeling? What is the cause or reason for apathy in young folks today that wasn't there a hundred years ago? Quite possibly it is a lack of mental stimulation. As responsible citizens of the United States, we should decide to not put up with indifference but encourage young people to get involved in their

  • Cults and the Moral Decay of Society

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    I. Introduction A. Cults are becoming prominent in our society. B. Main points Secret organizations such as cults have been around for a long time and yet, more our emerging into our society. Cults preform acts, that are against the laws of the countries that govern them. C. More cults are emerging from society, and therefore is causing more rebellion against the spirit of goodness. II. Opposing view A. Some people believe that religious cults, are not cult at all, instead they are communities

  • Exemplification Essay: Is College Worth It?

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    Nowadays, a lot of people are thinking college isn’t worth the time, effort, and money. It has its downsides; college isn’t for everyone, there are those that fail to graduate even within six years of schooling, it’s expensive and it’s not always of good quality. What they don’t realize is that college has more benefits than disadvantages. College is worth it because it is a steppingstone to the future. It can help uncertain students discover what they would like to do for their careers. Workers

  • Exemplification Essay: Immigrants For Work

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    My ancestors came from Ireland to Massachusetts. They lived in town near Manchester, called Beverly. My great-great-grand father worked in a factory, while my great-great-grand mother was a stay at home mom and housewife. Like most immigrants, they came for the freedom and opportunity that the United Stated provided. There was a heavy job demand in the United States because of the expanding factories and industrialization, which is perfect because immigrants needed work. Coming to North America

  • Exemplification Essay: Strive For Progression

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    “Strive for progress, not perfection”- anonymous. Lots of times people will tell themselves they can’t. Such as they can’t lose weight, they can’t make an A on a test, they can’t be friends with someone. They are seeing the world as black and white. They must expand their minds to the gray of it all. Not everything has to be absolute and one-hundred percent, if you’re trying and doing well then that’s better from where you started. Often times in sports people make excuses for why they aren’t

  • Exemplification Essay: Is College Worth It?

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    College is overwhelming but you can still reach for the stars and you can succeed. You can get a nice life thanks to college. Skeptics like to point out that the income gap isn’t rising as fast as it once was, especially for college graduates who don’t get an advanced degree (Leonhardt).At the same time, an overwhelming majority of college graduates - 86% - say that college has been a good investment for them personally (Pew Social & Demographic Trends). They say college graduates also have better

  • Veronika Decides To Die Exemplification

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    "Veronika Decides to Die," is a novel by Paulo Coelho, a Brazilian writer with many inspirational works such as The Pilgrimage and The Alchemist. This novel begins in the city of Ljubljana; capital of Slovenia, its main character is Veronika, a young and beautiful girl of 24 years of age to whom the monotony of her life has led to suicide. Veronika was certain that at her age, she had achieved everything she wanted. She believed that the only thing that could be missing to live was the bad things

  • Exemplification Essay: The Legacy Of Tupac

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    When I was younger I would often hear people talk about Tupac, whether it be other rappers or even adults but at the time I had no idea who he was I knew of him but I didn’t know any of his songs, how he died or even what type of legacy he left behind. I would often watch rap interviews and a common theme that was brought up was they were inspired by Tupac, so in my head I’m thinking “who is this guy if he inspires some of the greatest rappers of my generation, he must be the king of rap.” Then around

  • Exemplification Essay: Tyrone's Phenomenon

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    On october 15 1999 there was poor guy named Tyrone he was 18 years old and live with his mom and his three brothers named Lebron and Andrew. Lebron was 15 years old and Andrew was 12 years old. Tyrone was 5’7 tall his skin color was brown and has green eyes his hair was faded he was born and raised in compton. Every morning at 6:00am Tyrone would have to wake up and his brothers and get ready for school because the bus came at 7:00am. Lebron would be the lazy one who wanted to sleep more. Tyron

  • Exemplification Essay: The Iceman's Murder

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    The Iceman’s Murder About 25 years ago, a mysterious body was found in the Ötztal Alps between Italy and Austria. Originally thought to be a hiker lost in the mountains, one of many that share that similar fate. However, upon closer inspection, it was discovered that they had instead found a corpse from 5300 years in the past. This was exciting as they had just found the world’s oldest mummy. While most scientists thought he died in the cold up the mountain, some had doubts, and while studying the

  • Exemplification Essay: The End Of Solitude

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    Having to block all forms of news for 48 hours wasn’t too problematic. Generally our society has come to rely on news for practically everything. We are constantly turning on our televisions when we get home, listening to the radio in the car, watching sports events with our families, seeing big news on any and every social media site we log into, and even checking the weather before going outside. The reason blocking all news wasn’t challenging for me was simply because I don’t partake in any form

  • Exemplification Essay: Paw And Censorship

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    4. Paw and claw care Paws and claws are a very important part of a cat, since they need them for scratching, climbing and various acrobatic landings on all fours. It is thus very important to regularly check and clean them. Paws Cats, who also live outside, constantly explore different places and regularly climb, fall, fight... By that their paws are a subject to injuries. Besides that dirt can regularly acumulate under the claws, which the cats cant clean on their own. For those reasons we must

  • Exemplification Essay: Irish Cuisine

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    I love food! I mean, who doesn’t? Sweet food, spicy food, Mexican food, Chinese food, the list could go on forever. We all have our own preference or favorite dish. My favorite is corned beef and cabbage. Being of Irish American descent, this dish was tradition in my house on St. Patrick’s Day. Just mentioning corned beef and cabbage brings me back to my childhood, watching my mother prepare it and waiting to taste the salty meat that as a child I called the “stringy meat.” Every year my mother would