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  • Acid For The First Time
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    I thought for this entry I'd wax nostalgic with some of my most memorable drug experiences - including first times, best times, and worst times. -- The interesting thing about weed is that the first time you smoke it, you don't get stoned. At least, that's the common impression. In reality, I think you just don't realize you " re stoned the first time. My first time smoking pot, I smoked a little dirty looking bundle of dried leaves out of a pipe my friend fashioned from an aluminum soda can (cr...
  • Universal Studios For The First Time
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    My favorite vacation was when I was five years old and my Father took me to Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. It was one of the most memorable experiences of my life. What made it even more memorable was the fact that it was my very first time on an airplane. I can never recall in my whole entire life experiencing that much joy before. That trip to Universal Studios was the first time my Father and I actually did something together, just the two of us and was something brought me close to m...
  • One Of Sam's Friends
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    Best friend It was raining the day Mark Turner died. On a dark, rainy summer night, he foolishly got in the passenger side of a 1998 midnight blue Eclipse. His 19 year old cousin Sam, was the driver, and Sam had a little too much to drink that night. At about three in the morning, they were leaving a party that one of Sam's friends threw. They were rushing home, because they already had missed curfew by two hours. Not aware of his surroundings, Sam carelessly got on the wrong side of the road. A...
  • Danas Feelings For Rufus
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    Kindred Essay Dana and Rufus might look like friends from the outside, but Danas feelings for him are quite different from what we think of them. To begin with Dana sees Rufus as a child needing or relying upon her protection. For instance, when Dana saved him from drowning in the river. Secondly, she views him as a man of his time. In another words Rufuss personality is the way that any other man would have been in that period of time towards his slaves. Lastly, he is a ruthless and vicious sla...
  • Company About The Just In Time Philosophy
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    Just-In-Time Systems In today's companies, new catch phrases and ideas are being developed each and every day. One of the more popular ideas that is circulating around these days is the idea of just-in-time manufacturing. Many magazines and newspapers have documented the efforts of companies to develop and implement just-in-time processes. The question can be asked, though, what does just-in-time mean How does a company implement just-in-time processes, and what are the results of implementation...
  • Just In Time Production Concepts
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    "Must have JIT experience", "What?" I did not know what it was, or meant. Just In Time (JIT) is the production process rooted on the basis of the system working just when and as it is needed, while attempting to eliminate waste. JIT is designed to keep inventory costs down, by eliminating large inventory. The concept is to have manufacturing parts arrive just in time to be picked then assembled, and arrive just in time for the customer's use. Just In Time production concepts originated in Japan,...
  • Toyota Production System A Kanban System
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    The Toyota Production System Case Study of Creativity and Innovation in Automotive Engineering. Balakrishnan INTRODUCTION Automobile Manufacturing Forty years ago, Peter Drucker dubbed it 'the industries of industries. ' Today, automobile manufacturing is still the world's largest manufacturing activity. After First World War, Henry Ford and General Motors' Alfred Sloan moved world manufacture from centuries of craft production (led by European firms (into the age of mass production. Largely as ...
  • Instant Text Message
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    Which are the effects of cellphone messaging on teenagers? Slavery or freedom? We hear a lot these days about instant messaging, - the ability to get / send a text message from / to anyone, anywhere, via wireless networks and some kind of portable device, which might be a fancy pager, a digital cellphone or a palmtop computer. The technology is here, though it doesn't work everywhere yet. We could argue about how affordable or reliable instant messaging is, but we can't deny it exists and will p...
  • Vacation Time People
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    In class we have discussed a few good things and a whole bunch of negative effects capitalism has on our economy and the people that live in it. Capitalism was defined in class as an economical system based on profit. With this said we know everything that is done in our economy is done for profit or money. We learned of many different ways that this 'goal in life' has almost ruined our economy. We see this idea ruin families and people of all sorts. People let capitalism take over there lives a...
  • College Degree
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    "What achieving a degree means to me " Hello my name is I am a twenty nine year old married mother of two. I've been married for twelve years and I have an eight years old boy and a two years old girl. Since I was nineteen years old in the fall of 1991 I've attempted to earn a college degree attending first Tarrant County Junior College and second Weatherford College stop and starting back again several times over the years trying to reach my goal. In the summer of 1995 when my oldest was two my...
  • Geometric Line
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    For all of history (which we will get to later), people have wondered if they could travel time, as long as there has been a past, people have wanted to live in it. As long as there will be a future, people will dream of it. But what is time? That seems to be a question capable of capturing minds and driving philosophy forward. Why is that question different from 'What is distance?' ? Is it just because with distance I can always go back? Many great thinkers claim that 'Time is a curve, that lay...
  • Kinds Of Stuff In My Head
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    My Eyes One cold stormy night in the city of Corpus Christi a guy by the name of David Fire received a sign from God telling him that there would be a natural disaster so great that man kind was in danger of becoming extinct. These signs would come to him in his sleep and would feel as though they were happening right there in front of him. They felt so life like. He could never tell if they were real or not. This guy David Fire was a loner. He lived on the street from time to time and with fami...
  • Afeni Shakur
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    Tupac Shakur grew up around nothing but self-delusion. His mother, Alice Faye Williams, thought she was a 'revolutionary. ' She called herself 'Afeni Shakur' and associated with members of the ill-fated Black Panther Party, a movement that wanted to feed school kids breakfast and earn civil rights for African Americans. During her youth she dropped out of high school, partied with North Carolina gang members, then moved to Brooklyn: After an affair with one of Malcolm X's bodyguards, she became ...
  • Just Plain
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    The Soul Open Letter of Apology: I have come to the conclusion that we are all responsible for the destruction of the human mind. We are all at fault for breeding hate, ignorance, and worst of all any known and / or association to an -- ism. Should we all band a sone and focus on a better future or let the mind fester in its own propaganda filled atmosphere? Are we really to blame, for not being able to see what truly is rising in today's society? The acceptance of brainwashing of America's yout...
  • Time On Activities The Person
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    Much like Benjamin Franklin believed, I feel that a person should take advantage of the time the person has in life with activities a person wants to do or needs to do. A person should not spend much time on activities the person does not want to do. Life is way too short to concern oneself with work or other activities one wants nothing to do with all the time. When possible, I try to forget about my responsibility and just let go of the 'things' that do not matter to me. I think a person shoul...
  • My Clocks Forward By Eight Minutes
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    I'm always eight minutes late to work, not because I can't get it together on time but, simply because all my clocks are conveniently eight minutes slow. Most other people I know would just change their clocks or mentally add the eight minutes and arrive on time. (As I do for everything except work) Not me. It relates to my whole mind-set. If I change all my clocks forward those eight precious minutes, I just might find myself arriving on time every day and losing more than just eight simple min...
  • Look For The Best Job
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    How would I go in describing this episode in my life? Working at a company for 4 (four) years, I thought that after having such a long time at a company it would be somewhat difficult to be fired or laid off from. Roettele Industries was the first company where I have worked at for a long period, and grown. When I started working there I was only 19? (neigh teen and a half) and at the age of 24 (twenty-four) I was fired. Who was Roettele Ind? I had no idea of this Ind. When I had woken up in the...

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