Day: March 22, 2017

In Praise of Commercial Fame

In Praise of Commercial Fame Our culture is steeped in fame. We have famous musicians, actors, athletes, artists, writers, designers, architects, scientists, inventors, charitable benefactors, cooks, critics, fashion models, CEOs, and even famous economists. Increasingly, these celebrities are created and promoted for money. For example, Michael…

The Woman and the Tiger Ending

This is the ending i wrote for “The Woman and the Tiger” in 9th grade. The man ponders whether to trust his mistress. He thinks to him self, ???Why would she want me to live and marry another woman??? The thought haunted him, as he stared…

The Economics of Smoking

essay:The Economics of Smoking ,1992?essay Although the Greeks have one of the highest per capita tobacco consumption rates in the world, their country shows a relatively low incidence of lung cancer. In an obscure annex to its famous 1992 anti-smoking report, the Environmental Protection Agency explains…

The Witch

Beyond the Stereotypes Shirley Jackson??™s short story ???The Witch??? skillfully examines the contrasts of human nature. Jackson uses symbolism and juxtaposition to make the distinction between young and old, wise and naive more evident. However, she uses these contrasts in order to develop her argument that…

Campaign Finance Regulation

 essay:Campaign Finance Regulation 100essay? Almost 100 years ago, Congress passed the first campaign finance law in the United States, outlawing corporate contributions to Federal campaigns. From this modest beginning, the U.S. has developed an extensive system of contribution limits, disclosure requirements, and public funding of presidential…

The Witch Dbq

The Witch DBQ Did you know that witches were persecuted in Europe for a long time Well, witches were persecuted from the late fifteenth century through the seventeenth century. There were many reasons why witches were persecuted. Some of those are churches wanting of authority, personal…