A Good Thing

Sort By:
Decent Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Amazing Essays
Best Essays
    Page 9 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Good Essays

    Dark Money Summary

    • 1598 Words
    • 7 Pages

    In our electoral system money certainly talks, but the question is how much and in what way. In Dark Money, the author makes the argument that benefactors like the Koch brothers are using their money to more or less buy influence in the system by building a political network. In End of Discussion Ham and Benson also point to a similar network among liberals that also attempted to do the same. For many people they track the influence of this Dark Money to the decision in Citizens United. While…

    • 1598 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    not stop them from caring about each other. Then there were the others. No, she did not understand them at all (most of the time), but that was okay. High school was a long time ago. The dreams they had made for themselves then had changed. So many things had changed. Yet what they were to each other did not. It would be hard to change a bond that had been forged by death and kidnappings.…

    • 1740 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    and saw the two girls. They asked if I was ready and shook my head yes. It was a quite easy ceremony, but it was very weird. “We now bow down and thank the people of the world for living, and for being our main purpose in the world. The whole thing was very Dracula but it was going to be worth it in the end. I was so excited to start my new life as a popular. When they were finished with the weird and confusing speeches to the gods, I laid down on a long table where the “cermony” would…

    • 1487 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    made it home at around three thirty and unpacked my backpack for the day, worked on a bit of homework then relaxed. I tried to think whether or not I would like this year, but I came to the conclusion that I could not tell from only one day. The only thing that I did know is that this year would not be easy, it was going to challenge me and push me to be the best I can…

    • 1300 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    still has a long way to go before it gets even close to that type of future. And in actuality technology such as that shown in the feed is necessarily a bad thing it 's just being used in a bad way. When the feed first came out I 'm sure it wasn 't intended to be used as a mass form of marketing, "It was all da da da, this big educational thing, da da da, your child will have the advantage, encyclopedias at their fingertips, closer than their fingertips, etc.," which is not necessarily a wrong…

    • 1186 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    How Is Technology Helpful

    • 1242 Words
    • 5 Pages

    technology is more helpful, but at the same time technology causes many problems in society. Humans around the world use technology in their everyday lives, some use them in positive ways and others use them in negative ways. Technology can be a good thing when it’s used in the right ways. Technology can also be helpful, even if humans don’t use it in the right ways. Technology can also be used in harmful ways. Through technology people can be deceived, cyber bullied,…

    • 1242 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    child is kept in. Is the child a sacrifice for the happiness of this town? Not all area happy about the condition of which the child is kept; as the author writes that if the child was “cleaned and fed and comforted, that would be a good thing” (LeGuin) but all of the good of Omelas would be destroyed. Therefore, the child exists and although the people feel “shocked and sickened” (LeGuin) there is nothing that can be done; until people of the town begin to walk away into the…

    • 786 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    Snapchat Thesis Statement

    • 1000 Words
    • 4 Pages

    and I have personally been addicted to snapchat. When snapchat first came out, I wasn’t really interesting in downloading the app. All my friends were downloading the app, so I gave in to their pressure and downloaded the app. At first, like any new thing, I had to try the features, to have my own snapchat experience. I didn’t realize how much time I was spending on snapchat, until one of my closest friends told me that…

    • 1000 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    express myself in poetry to others that I had just meet. I knew that this was going to be very uncomfortable but knew that it would be a good thing for me to experience. Not only did I have a fantastic time and learn plenty of new writing skills but the program also helped me take down some of my limits socially and taught me that it is a great thing to do things that intimidate you. This experience and many others are what have encouraged me to apply for this internship. Of all the…

    • 1183 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    anyone who was waiting in line to use the washroom after this time, I bet any one of them would label me with some serious bowel issues. So, it’s a good thing you asked for my opinion instead. I tried, I really did. I wanted to look inside the essence of my soul, describe the way I feel and write you a heart wrenching essay. But there was one thing preventing from me from looking beyond the surface; a zit smack in the middle of my forehead. And I know very well how that got there, courtesy of…

    • 967 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Page 1 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 50