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    The Arrogance of The Lie The Lie, written by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., is a story that stands as a mirror to reflect the ugly image of a condescending faction obsessed with grades and numbers, not actual learning.  Even though it took place years ago, the sickening mind frames still exist in some of today’s people.  They are namely the “elite group” or middle to upper class families.  In the story, Doctor Remenzel is obsessed with Eli having a high standard of excellence, Eli getting special treatment

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    "Tatanic" etc. Maybe people don't know who is the producer of these movies? They are produced by Paramount Pictures which one of the companies of the media leader-viacom. Sumner M. Redstone who is one of the world's richest people is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Viacom. Currently, Redstone owns seventy percent of the voting stock of Viacom. Viacom, in actuality, is a subsidiary of National Amusements, of which he owns the majority voting stock. In 2002 he was ranked #32 on Forbes

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    A troubling issue in today’s Higher Education sector is not overly motivated parents to have their children attend college or how the ranking of a school affects the education provide. Instead how the parents and children are selecting a college without sufficient information on the college and if it’s truly a good fit for the student’s best interests. This trickles down to how the whole admission office operates at the college, since they have to take in consideration of the bottom line of generating

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    IBM and its CEO Samuel J. Palmisano and Louis V. Gerstner. Gates. For my Key Skills lesson I have been asked to choose a person (living or dead) who has achieved something special in their lifetime. This achievement should be related to the computer and electrical goods area. Research Plan ============= The company and person I have chosen to analyse and retrieve information about are IBM and its CEO Samuel J. Palmisano and Louis V. Gerstner. Gates. I will use a number of methods

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    Alan Greenspan

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    economics in 1977, all from New York University. Also, Dr. Greenspan also has performed advanced graduate study at Columbia University (Board of Governors par. 2) He taught economics at New York University from 1953 to 1955 and formed a consulting firm in 1954 called Townsend-Greenspan & Co., Inc. Dr. Greenspan has received many honorary degrees from Harvard, Yale, Pennsylvania, Leuven (Belgium), Notre Dame, Wake Forest, and Colgate universities. Furthermore, he has received numerous awards such

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    Progress, Not Always a Good Thing

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    Bibliography Douglass, Frederick. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: AN American Slave, Written by Himself. Pocket Books, New York, New York. 1845. Rothman, Adam. Slave Country: American Expansion and the Origins of the Deep South. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts. 2005. Sheriff, Carol. The Artificial River: The Erie Canal and the Paradox of Progress, 1817-1862. Hill and Wang, Union Square West, New York. 1996. The Constitution of the United States. Article 1, Section

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    Ada & Grace: Practical Visionaries Imagine a computer programmer who still programs in bits and bytes and has never heard of the terms "bug" or "de-bugging." Then, stretch your mind much further, and try to imagine a world without computers. Most of us, no matter what age, don't have such powerful imaginations. But without the contributions of women like Admiral Grace Murray Hopper, who developed the first compiler, and Lady Augusta Ada Byron Lovelace, who made the idea of an Analytical Engine

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    Egypt. 1995. Robbins, Gay. Women in Ancient Egypt. St. Martins Press, New York, New York. 1991. Tyldesley, Joyce. Daughters of Isis, Women of Ancient Egypt. Penguin Books, London, England 1995 Watterson, Barbara. Women in Ancient Egypt. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1993

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    Throughout history there have been many white collar crimes. These crimes are defined as non-violent and financial-based crimes that are full ranges of fraud committed by business and government professionals. These crimes are not victimless nor unnoticed. A single scandal can destroy a company and can lose investors millions of dollars. Today, fraud schemes are more sophisticated than ever, and through studying: Enron, LIBOR, Albert Wiggan and Chase National Bank, Lehman Brothers and Madoff, we

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    ---I can love the sinner, but hate the sin. ---Homosexuality is an abomination. ---To be gay goes against nature. ---If we were supposed to be homosexual, God would have created Adam and Steve, not Adam and Eve. ---I don’t mind gay people, but why do they have to be so vocal and pushy about their rights? ---Homosexuality is a White thing. ---Africa did not have homosexuals before Europeans went there. ---Homosexuality is detrimental to the Black family. ~Kelly Brown Douglas As a Black male born

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