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Darwin Award Flight Attendants Augusto
515 wordsThe Darwin Awards commemorate individuals who protect our gene pool by making the ultimate sacrifice of their own lives: by eliminating themselves in an extraordinarily idiotic manner, thereby improving our species' chance of long-term survival. In other words, they are cautionary tales about people who kill themselves in really stupid ways, and in doing so, significantly improve the gene pool by eliminating themselves from the human race. These individuals carry out disastrous plans that any av...
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B 29 P 51
846 wordsA Simulated Journal for Chuck Yeager It is January of 1944, My 357 th fighting squad and I are stationed at Random Wood Airdome in a country called Suffolk, a little east of England. The Germans have the European coast from the North Sea down to Spain. Our forces have damaged the German Air Force (the Luftwalffe) but they are still highly dangerous. I found out yesterday that our unit would be receive a new fighter called the P- 51 Mustang built by North American Aviation. I heard it was a fast ...
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World War Ii Jack Tribe
1,084 words1. After Simon is killed, the next paragraph begins, "The clouds open and let the rain down like a waterfall" When the boys kill Simon they not only kill him and spirituality, but what they perceive to be the beast. Because the beast was created by them and embodied all of their evils, one of its interpretations can be as mankind's sin. Simon is very similar to Jesus in this book. The Roman's ruled the world during Jesus' life, and now a similar bloodthirsty society rules the island during Simon...
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British Politics In The Case Of Lee Clegg
870 wordsWas Lee Clegg a murderer or just a political pawn? Was this the Nationalists revenge for Bloody Sunday? The DPP thought there was no case to answer. Why was he then convicted, paroled and then acquitted of the charge? The army obviously never thought of him as a killer so then why did the British government bow to Irish pressure and then act on Public Pressure for his release and acquittal? The incident of which Lee Clegg was convicted of happened in September 1990. Some reports state that there...
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President Bill Clinton Hot Zone
1,084 words... and orphanages Richard Preston Where he was born and what some of his life was like. Preston was born in Cambridge, MA he got his Interest in reading when he was in the forth grade and shortly he became addicted to books and just like my grandpa be came a paper addict, where any paper with readable writing the person picks up and reads and if its take able the person then takes and keeps and cant put in the trash / recycle for fear it might die like shooting a animal. He also would get into ...
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Taste Of Victory Senses Sight Feel
741 wordsMy 20 Interests and Analysis Among all hobbies and activities there are several things I like most of all. Probably, one can say that Im quite active person and I like going in for sports. I like playing football, basketball, hockey and volleyball. I like playing these games because I adore command kinds of sport. In these games you feel responsibility for the people you are playing together. They rely on you and you have to use all your five senses: sight, hearing, touch, scent, and taste. When...
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Fear Of Failure Personal Safety
765 wordsEvery person, everywhere, with no exceptions has experienced fear. Fear, to be afraid, has hit us all, whether it was fear of failing, or fear for your own personal safety. Fear is what keeps us on our alert edge. It kept you from jumping off the high dive when you were a child for fear you would get injured, and it kept you up late studying for fear of failing. It is the realization of consequences in the immediate or distant future. There are many forms of fear and we benefit from all of them....
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Ground Level 000 Feet
862 wordsTo Fly Has Been a Dream On a bright sunny day with the sky as clear as crystal glass, you peer out into the open sky to the land down below. The door opens in front of you the wind rushes into the aircraft. You step out falling freely away as if you were a bird soaring on the winds of time. You peer back to the aircraft for a brief second to see it speeding away. You feel weightless as the wind roars around you. Looking down you suddenly realize that you are falling towards the earth. Someone on...
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Jack And His Hunters Lord Of The Flies
399 wordsLord of the Flies Lord of the Flies is a good book. It tells about a bunch of boys who get stranded on an island. They get stuck there, so they have to figure out what to do. There are lots of interesting things that happen in this book. It is a good book to read. First, a big plane full of boys crashes next to an island. There are two boys, Ralph and Piggy, who meet each other, start talking and find a conch. One of the boys, Ralph, blows the conch and everybody from the plane crash goes to whe...
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Kill The Pig Piggy Glasses
1,117 words1. When the fire goes out it symbolizes the loss of all remaining civility and the beginning of absolute savagery. The fire was the boys only link to the past, as it was the one true technology they had. Fire symbolizes mans domination and manipulation of nature. As the fire goes out the boys are no longer people, but animals. It is also important to note that the fire was voluntarily allowed to die. This tells us that the boys voluntarily became savages, so this represents not only the loss of ...
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Law And Order Lord Of The Flies
1,973 wordsTurning Paradise into hell By Stephanie Luong What could have been paradise quickly turned sour for a pack of British schoolboys stranded on an island. The disintegration of order also came when atavism rose and came to power. Ralph, Simon, Piggy, Jack and Roger all played key roles in the battle of good / evil . There were also many symbols that represented order and the effects of mans savagery. Ralph, the elected leader of the island, tried to prevent atavism from taking over but he failed. H...
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Lord Of The Flies Human Nature
838 wordsHuman nature is unavoidable. In his novel, Lord of the Flies, William Golding is making a profound statement on human nature. He is expressing mankind s essential illnesses through the boys on the island. Golding establishes that the nature of human beings is truly destructive, evil and savage. Before the boys arrive on the island is a beautiful tropical paradise untouched by civilization. When the boy s plane crashed a long scar (was) smashed into the jungle (p. 1, Chapter 1) The island has bee...
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Christ Died Thesis Statement
1,196 wordsLord of the Flies The role of the prophet changes with the society in which he lives. In modern society, a prophet is a visionary, telling people what they can become; in Biblical times, a prophet was the voice of God, telling his people what they had to become to fulfill their covenant with God. In William Golding's Lord of the Flies, the prophet is a peaceful lad, Simon. He alone saw that the jungle, which represented freedom and the lack of civilization, was not to be feared but to be underst...
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Hells Best Kept Secret Broken Gods Law People
1,027 wordsToday I am going to share with you something that I have found to be the most important part of how we witness to other people. In the late 1970 s, a man named Ray Comfort began to explore Church growth records. He found that 80 to 90 percent of those making a decision for Christ are falling away from the faith. A major denomination in the United States reported to have 11, 500 churches in the U. S. This same denomination reported to have obtained 294, 000 decisions for Christ in 1991. This same...
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