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    SKearse

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    The Franchise Tax Board (FTB) in the state of California has several tax cases during the year 2006. The first case I will be addressing is concerning Saud S. Rayyis, (M.D.). Mr. Rayiss was 69 when sentenced to three years in state prison on April 17, 2006. He pleaded guilty to one felony count of tax fraud in February 2006. According to court documents, Rayyis was involved with a local health care clinic in a staged accident activity scheme. After failing to file his state income tax returns from

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    that stray from the rules resulting in corruption. Jack Abramoff is an perfect example of a corrupt lobbyist that everybody loved. He was one of the most notorious lobbyist of our time, he was in the middle of a massive scandal, braze in corruption, and influence peddling. Abramoff became a master of showering gifts on lawmakers and congress left and right in exchange for votes on legislation and tax breaks in favor for his clients. Jack Abramoff was very well at it that he would take home millions

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    Money and Democracy’s Dilemma

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    Pursuit of Happiness. New York: First Avon Books, 1998. Print. Nownes, Anthony J. Total Lobbying: What Lobbyists Want (and How They Try to Get it). New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Print. Stahl, Leslie. Interview with Jack Abramoff. “Jack Abramoff: The Lobbyist’s Playbook.” 60 Minutes. CBS. 6 Nov. 2011. Television West, Darrell M., and Burdett A. Loomis. The Sound of Money: How Political Interests Get What They Want. New York: W.W. Norton and Company, Inc., 1999. Print.

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    roosevelt

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    difference between Jack and Algernon by creating a spoof on Jacks masculinity, through Algernon’s dandyish nature and by giving each of them certain characteristics. Right from the start, Jack Worthing is depicted as the ingénue character of this novel. This is of course a satire of the ideal Victorian man. The classic Victorian man was socially confident, had a personal presence, and was almost certainly the dominating voice in a conversation with a lady. However, Oscar Wilde creates Jack as the ingénue

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    Lord of the Flies

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    on is Lord of the flies, by William Golding and published by Perigee. This book shows the clash between the human drive towards brutality and the opposite, civilization. All around the novel, the clash is performed by the problem between Ralph and Jack, who individually speak to civilization and viciousness. The varying belief systems are communicated by every kid's different state of mind towards power. I feel that Lord of the Flies is a good book because it reveals to you that every man has the

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    Lord of the Flies

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    attempt to stay civilized and get rescued, but Jack and his followers demonstrate how naturally evil the human brain is when trying to survive. In the novel, Lord of the Flies, by William Goulding, Jack shows the natural evil within a human by always yelling to represent his power, trying to kill Ralph, and stealing Piggy’s glasses. First, Jack is always yelling when he is speaking to someone, just to show his authority on the island. For example, Jack is always yelling at Piggy to “shut up” because

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    Jack and Simon in Chapter Three of the Lord of the Flies In the Lord of the Flies, William Golding makes many contrasts between his symbolic characters. For example in chapter three, 'Huts on the beach', many contrasts and similarities are made between the two characters Jack and Simon. These descriptions give an idea to their personality and feelings. The description of Simon in the jungle, and Jack in the woods highlights many of their differences. Jack is alone and descriptions like

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    Book Reiew

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    Inspired by the Joseph Fritzl case, Room tells the story of the imprisonment of Jack and his Ma in a 12 foot square soundproofed shed in the backyard of her abductor ‘Old Nick’. We meet them both on Jacks fifth birthday, his mother was kidnapped two years before Jack was born, at the age of nineteen. They have daily visits from their captor, who brings meagre supplies; the only luxuries are a TV set and half a dozen books. Jack, whose own reality exists entirely within the four walls, believes that everything

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    Jack and Technology

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    College-on-the-hill. Jack Gladney, the narrator and main character, is known to be “a big, aging, harmless, indistinct sort of guy”(83) He is an accomplished family man, a professor at the College-on-the-hill, a husband wanting to please his wife, someone who struggles with the fear of dying. From technology to modern society, Delillo created the character Jack to show the impact of the media on our families and our society. White Noise gives us an inside look into the life of Jack Gladney, showing

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    as the fallen warrior prized his cheek from the gritty stone floor. The biting chill of the floor contrasted with the torridity of the room. The narrow beam of light that was cast upon the ground split the two sides of the darkened room. Even though jack squinted he could not identify the faint object positioned on the opposite side. His memory was blunted by piercing fuzz but his senses were still as sharp as the knife that he could not find. He patted his legs frantically until he felt the rib of

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