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  • Roy Lichtenstein Ohio State
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    this is my real report Oliver's Stone's "JFK" builds up an overwhelming head of urgency that all comes rushing out at the end of the film, in a tumbling, angry, almost piteous monologue - the whole obsessive weight of Jim Garrison's conviction that there was a conspiracy to assassinate John F. Kennedy. With the words come images, faces, names, snatches of dialogue, flashbacks to the evidence, all marshaled to support his conclusion that the murder of JFK was not the work of one man. Well, do you...
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  • King Lear Play Cordelia Tragedy
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    Shakespeare's tragedy King Lear is a detailed description of the consequences of one man's decisions. This fictitious man is Lear, King of England, who's decisions greatly alter his life and the lives of those around him. As Lear bears the status of King he is, as one expects, a man of great power but sinfully he surrenders all of this power to his daughters as a reward for their demonstration of love towards him. This untimely abdication of his throne results in a chain reaction of events that ...
  • Henry Ford Car Model Company
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    Henry Ford was a genius in many aspects of our everyday life. He changed industry, production, and everybody's lifestyle. Many people know about him inventing some of the first automobiles, but what came out of it for America was a new encouragement for technology and an easier lifestyle for the average American replacing the popular railroad system. Also Henry Ford has changed the perspective of industries around the world. His invention of the assembly line and his five-dollar a day wage for t...
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    Heart of Darkness: A Literary Analysis By Nguyen Beyond the shield of civilization and into the depths of a primitive, untamed frontier lies the true face of the human soul. It is in the midst of this savagery and unrelenting danger that mankind confronts the brooding nature of his inner self. This, perhaps, is the underlying conclusion that Joseph Conrad attempts to portray in his disturbing novel, Heart of Darkness. His work reaches far past the aesthetic surface and attempts to bring the blin...
  • Prison And This Is What Sets The Tone Derek Man One
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    ... yard. This movie is about race, hate, and a man's will to change. Derek Vinyard is bothered by his little brother Danny in the middle of the night saying that his car is being broken into. Without hesitation he cocks his gun and goes out shooting killing one man and wounding another. The one man is struggling on the ground and Derek brutally murders him in cold blood. This act caused him to spend three years in prison and this is what sets the tone for the movie. This act obviously had a hu...
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    Walking Through Hell Pablo Neruda's poem "Walking Around" displays a horrid look at society from a struggling class side in a communist light. Neruda uses personal accounts to describe an angry view on democracy and similar forms of government through tactical metaphors. Repetition helps create a dark feeling inside the speaker's head, similar to a depressed line of thought. The speaker feels sickened by the human race's destruction of the world and morality. He feels that the government has des...
  • Henry Ford Car Model Cars
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    Henry Ford was a genius in many aspects or life. He changed industry, production, and everybody's lifestyle. Many people know about him because of the way he changed the automobile industry. He advanced technology and made life easier for the average American. Henry Ford was born on July 30, 1863 on a farm a few miles from Dearborn, Michigan (Merriam-Webster 27 D 9). His mother died when he was only 12 years old. As a boy Henry was very creative and liked working with tools. He helped on the fa...
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    I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: "We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal." I have a dream that one day even the state of Mississippi, a desert state, sweltering with the heat of injustice and oppression, will be transformed into an oasis of freedom and justice. I have a dream that my four children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the colour of their skin but by the conte...
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