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    Throughout our lifetime, many people strive to be respected and honored in their own rights within their social class and their society. Therefore, in order to be respected one must be respectful, credible, trustworthy as well as honest. Hence, these traits form the core principal of what is known as good ethos. Ethos, clarified and explained by a famous Greek philosopher, Aristotle; is one of the vital elements of communication and speaking. Thus, one of the essential purposes of ethos is to persuade an individual or a group into agreeing, believing or setting a certain objective to be fulfilled using persuasion as the main component. Thus, ethos can be used both for acceptable or destructive purposes depending on the speaker and the speaker 's objective. Furthermore, ethos not only presents credibility for the speaker, but also the objective, he or she tries to make the audience believe as well as showing what kind of character the speaker possesses. With persuasion being a vast element of our lives in the United States. Hence, it is common to notice the majority of persuasion is on television as well as the social media; moreover, with the support of :"The O 'Reilly Factor vs. Jeremy Glick", "The Arete Of Amusement...", Aristotle 's definition of Ethos, the main concept of ethos will be interpreted. Beginning with "The O 'Reilly Factor" presented by Fox News, there are various reasons why the show as well as the newscast as a whole does not present satisfactory ethos.…

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    Glenn Beck, a constitutional conservative and a television host, confronts the hot issue of Black Lives Matter and whether it is a valid movement in his September 7, 2016 article, “Empathy for Black Lives Matter.” During a time of mass protests, riots, and police shootings of black citizens, Beck defends his position that the voices in the Black Lives Matter movement should be heard, and thus, he receives a lot of backlash from other conservatives. In defense of his opinion, and through the use…

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    the Truth about Guns” Glenn Beck expresses his position on the Second Amendment by using a tremendous amount of statistical data and facts about guns and gun violence. Beck is a well known conservative, radio host, author, television network producer, and entrepreneur who rigorously opposes gun control in America. In the United States, there are plenty of individuals who believe that there should be some sort of prevision on weapons especially military style rifles. Supporters of gun control…

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    Jazz began in the late 18th century in African-American communities in New Orleans. Soon these vocal tunes made by African-Americans turned into piano songs, and soon enough evolved into the Jazz we know and love today. In modern Jazz, there are pieces that are considered “Jazz Standards”, one major contributor to these standards is the trombone player and Big Band Jazz composer, Glenn Miller. Glenn Miller lived a short yet interesting life, he differed from his competitors and left a dazzling…

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    Screen time addiction, or screen obsession, is a vexed subject as the majority of parents and society view it as a problem, while rest feel that it is not a huge concern. Some feel the need for people to crack down on screen addiction because they compare the U.S to countries like South Korea or China where there already is an epidemic on screen usage. Also, screen time doesn’t just cover the internet, but much more, ranging from phone usage to video games, and just about anything that allows…

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    Anthony Perkins as Norman Bates in Psycho, and Glenn Close as Alex Forrest in Fatal Attraction, each played the character portrayed as mentally unstable. The two actors seamlessly fell into their parts and led the audience to believe they were truly insane. In the beginning, each of the two lived what appeared to be normal lives. Anthony Perkins managed his mother’s motel that had become a ghost-town after the new highway had been build, which completely cut off access to the motel. Glenn Close…

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    Introduction On Dec 17, 1903 the Wright Brothers would achieve what others said was impossible. On this day the Wright brothers successfully executed the first human controlled flight reaching a record breaking distance, flying 852 feet for 59 seconds (2015). Wilbur Wright’s visionary leadership was demonstrated, through his inspirational motivation and team dynamics. His pursuit to be the “first in flight” would inspire innovators like him to explore the limits of early day aviation. However,…

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    discover Greenwald’s personal interests as the author states it out right, discussing these matters and his beliefs of their importance outright. Glenn’s beliefs are echoed in the words of Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis when Greenwald quoted a statement in a case where Brandeis remarked that “the right to be left alone is the most comprehensive of rights, and the right most valued by a free people”16 this essentially summed up what appears to be Greenwald’s core view of Snowden’s case.…

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    Women's Role In Aviation

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    website, Betty was in an upper-income family due to her father’s patent medicine business. The Rochester City Council denied her driver's license because she was only thirteen years of age, although, they did not yet a minimum driving age. A few years later, in 1910, Betty became the first woman to travel from New-York to San Francisco (six thousand miles). After the trip, Scott was accepted to be Glenn H. Curtiss’ first and only female student. During one of Betty’s “grass-cutting” sessions,…

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    The Other “L” Word “You used to be such a good Republican”. Never in my life did I ever expect those words to be directed towards me, or to come from somebody as familiar as my father. My simple and seemingly harmless comment about a local news story on Channel 6 seemed to have struck a chord with him. As I stood and let his remark wash over me, I attempted to justify my immediate reaction: offense. To be honest, I wasn’t offended by this off-hand statement; I was merely confused by what…

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