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    Dr. Seuss’s movie, How the Grinch Stole Christmas won a numerous amount of awards such as the Kids’ Choice Award, but what really made people feel like it was fit for all of these awards? With the humor in it and the holiday spirit it expresses, many children fell in love with the Grinch when it first came out, and continue to love it still today. Although many people consider The Grinch to be too childish; it is one of the best Christmas movies. Theodor Seuss Geisel was an American writer, cartoonist, animator, book publisher, and artist. He died on September 21st, 1991. Throughout his life he had many accomplishments. Out of all of the things he was good at, he was best at authoring children’s books under the name of Dr. Seuss. Before his death, Dr. Seuss sold over 600 million copies of several of the most popular children’s books of all time and all of the books were translated into more than 20 different languages. Although Dr. Seuss was best known for his children’s books, he also made many popular movies. His movies include How the Grinch Stole Christmas, The Lorax, The Cat in the Hat, and Horton Hears a Who. Three years after How the Grinch Stole Christmas was made they made The Cat in the Hat to show what else they could do and bring in new stories. Five years after The Cat in the Hat was made,…

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    with, the Grinch is in no sense a typical hero. Instead, he is seen by all in his town as a mean outsider. The average hero is beloved by the reader and the reader wants the hero to succeed. This is not the case with the Grinch due to the fact that he comes across as the evil that should be defeated. This challenge Campbell’s claim on the hero 's journey because the grinch isn’t even a hero and the reader doesn’t want the main character to succeed, which is essential in most stories. The Grinch…

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    Snowman Research Paper

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    He couldn’t go back the other way because all of those people wanted to eat him. He couldn’t go on the lake because he didn’t know how to ice skate. Just then, a sly and hungry Grinch arrived. The Grinch had a plan. “Hold on to my tail Snowman and I will help you across the lake.” The Snowman thought you himself, “I will be safe just holding on to his tail.” So the Snowman left the Grinch help him across the lake. By the middle of the lake, the Grinch told the Snowman, “you are too heavy…

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    To begin with, the Grinch is in no sense a typical hero. Instead, he is seen by all in his town as a mean outsider due to his views on society 's favorite holiday. He sought to destroy that which they loved due to his exclusion. The Grinch’s plan was to steal all things Christmas from the citizens from Whoville. In the morning he expected to hear a commotion down in the town due to everything being stolen and Christmas being ruined. Instead, the townsmen were still very merry as if everything…

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    In the movie, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, the Grinch is a creature who plans to steal Christmas away from Whoville. The Grinch wants to take the presents, trees, decorations, and tradition away from the town. This then creates conflict throughout the town and Cindy Lou comes into the story and tries to save the Christmas tradition in Whoville. In the beginning of the story, you can see flashbacks and get background information of events from the Grinch’s childhood. He was constantly…

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    Christmas is a Christian celebration of the birth of Christ, though it also encompasses Greek, Roman and pagan traditions of giving gifts and feasting around the Winter Solstice. It is a time when families and friends come together to share food and exchange gifts (web). In How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss and A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, the main characters, the Grinch and Ebenezer Scrooge, are similar to each other in many ways such as their awful personality. The Grinch is…

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    When I was a child, the Grinch had always been my favorite holiday movies. As I was aging and taking more classes in regards about psychological disorders, I had realized that the Grinch could be diagnosed with a real life disorder. According to the DSM-5, the Grinch seems to be suffering from antisocial personality disorder. The Grinch is an unhappy man who lives with only his dog, and only social companion, on the top of Mount Crumpits, a 10,000 foot tall snowy mountain. He has no…

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    Pros And Cons Of Grinch

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    5 Descriptions The Grinch's life is full of abolition. He was always trying to ruin something or abolish some type of system, in this case it was Christmas. This was probably because did not receive much approval, acceptance, or love in his life. It is seen that he didn't receive much approval, acceptance, or love because he is lonely with just a dog (this is not a bad thing, there's a lot of people in today's society that are living with just a pet), he lives on top of a mountain, and in a…

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    Goodness of the Grinch What is true goodness? Are you born with it, or do you have to change yourself to be good? How much is related to the environment that surrounds you? An example of refinding goodness is the story of the Grinch. He started off as a good “person,” later changed when he had had enough of the teasing just because of how he looked, and later managed to rediscover the good he had in him from the beginning. This is his story. In the beginning of the Grinch’s story, he…

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    Introduction: Everyone in the world uses the term Antisocial. Majority of the time it is use to talk about a person who does not socialize with anyone at all. Some people that are known for being antisocial are the Grinch from the famous tale “How the Grinch stole Christmas”. In the movie the Grinch does not socialize with anybody. The companion he talks to is his dog Max. He lives isolated from everyone else that stays in Whoville. There are many other know people that are consisted Antisocial…

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