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  • Analysis Of Narrative: Moving Through My Eyes

    Getting out our disposable cameras all three of us got pictures of the arch. I remember seeing other cool landmarks of the United States like the largest tire in Michigan, the largest Travel America truck stop, and of course the Saint Louis Arch. I admit, seeing the country was really cool, but under the circumstances of moving cross country were less than ideal. The second day came to a close, and the three-day road trip was almost over, but not without stopping at a KOA campground. KOA is a campground for the traveling people, whether hippies, road trippers, or people like my family who are moving cross country. Sleeping in the popup was normal, but it wasn’t the same. I felt absolutely nothing. I love traveling, but hated moving, but I wasn’t about to say anything. Not as a 10-year old, and not now. We got closer hour by hour, minute by minute and mile by mile and my mom’s excitement grew…

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  • St Pauls Cathedral Analysis

    revival architecture as it was referenced from Italian Gothic Cathedral Interiors and the striped polychromy was particularly success. Also, the Kauri pine ceiling is one of the characteristics of the Cathedral13. Stone The stone used to build the St. Paul’s Cathedral was the stone commonly use in Melbourne, as William Butterfield would like to use the materials to make contrast to other architecture in Melbourne. Butterfield had decided to use cream- coloured stones including Waurn Ponds,…

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  • Julie Mehrtiu, Stadia I, By Julie Mehretu

    Julie Mehretu was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in 1970. She was schooled in Kalamazoo, where she received her bachelor degree in Art, and continued on to receive her MFA from the Rhode Island School of Art and Design in 1997 (Artnet). She lives and works in Harlem New York with her artist and partner (Plagens). Mehretu works on drawings influenced by architectural plans and aerial maps. She adds many layers to increase complexity. She relates the layering to herself as parts of who she is. She…

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  • Saint Patrick's Gothic Style Essay

    current stone structure dates to 1853 and the Saint Patrick's church used to be in a wooden design but a fire in 1904 caused majority of the church to be rebuilt by 1906. Patrick’s church has many characteristics that imitate the gothic style that common back then including: a steeply pitched roof, pointed-arch windows, stained glass, and Gothic window above the entry. Gothic architecture are commonly known as the architecture style of many of the great cathedrals, and churches in the past.…

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  • How Did The Roman Influence Greek Architecture

    This is very much in line with Romanesque style, where geometric shapes are commonly used along with squares, lozenges, chevrons, and plain circles. In Figure 2 you can see the distinct chevron pattern on the innermost tear of the lower arch. The chevron pattern can also be seen in the Listello separation the upper and lower arches. The influences of Roman architecture can be clearly seen in the Romanesque style, through the prominent use of roman developments like columns and rounded arches.…

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  • Happy Sushi, By W. B. Yelp !

    There were two establishments that caught my eye right off the bat, Happy Sushi and Gateway to India. I have always enjoyed eating sushi, and without having a current replacement for my sushi restaurant back at home, this is very appealing to me. Gateway to India gained my attention because I have never had an authentic Indian food restaurant near me, and so I have never been able to try it. As I stated above, I am prone and willing to go out and try new things, and so Indian food seems like an…

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  • Advantages Of A Home Area Network

    bandwidth feasible to DSL usersis normally compact than the apex cable modem rate because of changes in their respective network technologies. additionally, the "consecrated bandwidth" is only consecrated between your home andthe DSL provider 's core office the providers allow minimal or no assurance of bandwidth all the way against the Internet. DSL access is not as undoubting to packet sniffing as cable modem advance,although ample of the difference security hazards will approach to both DSL…

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  • Persuasive Essay: The Pros And Cons Of Legalizing Marijuana

    Guide (“New Health Guide”). Say that someone could get drunk on three beers; it would take 15-30 beers to kill them. If someone could get high off of three inhalations from marijuana, it would take an astonishing 120,000 puffs to kill them! (“New Health Guide”) Marijuana should be legalized for many reasons, some of which include the vast benefits it provides for the economy, as well as it’s health benefits to certain patients. Included in the medical benefits is a lowered risk for dangerous…

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  • The Consequences And Effects Of Marijuana Addiction

    Different research has shown alternative theories that can challenge the gateway effect theory. Morral, McCaffrey, and Paddock (2002) argue these associations could instead be explained as the result of a common factor—drug use propensity—influencing the probability of both marijuana and other drug use. This research helps show that if someone was open to marijuana use, then chances are that they were already open to other drug use. Even though this research suggests that marijuana isn’t…

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  • Persuasive Essay Marijuana

    proclaimed that scientists have shown that even casual cannabis use harms young people 's brains. So many users would disagree because they don’t believe they feel any different than usual. The problem with drug use in Colorado is that people are going there and buying marijuana and bringing it back the other states, so theirs law suits trying to sew Colorado. Many Americans think just cause a person smokes weed it can be considered a gateway drug for people. Once it stops working on them as…

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