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    Filmmakers Hart Perry and Dana Heinz Perry complied what they believe are the strongest events that influenced the contemporary view of sex. In their four-part series titled Sex: The Revolution, we are presented with what the filmmakers refer to as “the sexual revolution" and how it changed American society. The film identifies many events that, when combined, led the way for rapid development in American sexuality. With the rise of Hugh Hefner’s Playboy, the advent of oral contraceptives, and the growth of student activism, society’s view of sex was drastically…

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    women in society from the Victorian era to present day. From being thought of only as a pleasure to men and not having any sexual desire to what they had to fight for to have equal rights. Society and times have definitely changed for the better in ways, but not all around there is still a lot to be done to further womens rights. We looked at a documentary of Hugh Hefner's life as well as Sex and The City and Girls, which were all in different time periods throughout history. The question was,…

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    years that Monroe was murdered, but the cause of her death was identified as prescription-drug overdose. Arthur Jacobs, her chief publicist would never speak of the scene in her bedroom, because it was “too horrible to talk about”. The police arrived around 4:30 a.m. and then there was the curious sight of Eunice Murray, The housekeeper who had discovered the body, washing the bed sheets in the middle of the night. Monroe was faced down, nude with the door locked, with a bottle of pills in her…

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    by models in minimal clothing. Hugh Hefner is the ‘perfect’ ladies man— an individual flocked by women living in an extravagant home. While some believe Hefner’s lifestyle is the pure manifestation of heaven, others see his unprecedented behavior as absolutely sickening. In Ross Douthat’s, “Speaking Ill of Hugh Hefner” he is thoroughly described as a repulsive human-being. Douthat uses persuasive prose in order to create an accurate image of the “grotesque” life Hefner chose to lead. Ross…

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    Roald Dahl’s “Lamb to the Slaughter” INTRODUCTION My analysis of Roald Dahl’s short story “Lamb to the Slaughter” reveals the murder of police detective Patrick Maloney. The story depicts a tale of a loyal wife’s reaction to her husband’s betrayal. The story is an irregular day in Mary’s regular life. She makes the day turn around by murdering her husband and smartly covering it up, leaving the detectives with no possible way to excuse “innocent” Mary of murder. This short story, we are taught…

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    Lewis Grassic Gibbon was the pseudonym of James Leslie Mitchell (1901-1935). Born of peasant ancestry, Gibbon was an active socialist and writer at work during the Scottish Renaissance of the early to mid twentieth century alongside such contemporaries as Neil M. Gunn (1891-1973) and Hugh MacDiarmid (1892-1978). The author 's careful employment of stream-of-consciousness technique, the Scots idiom and social realism have marked this particular text out as one of the most innovative and defining…

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    Australia Film Analysis

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    Good morning/afternoon, ladies and gentlemen of the Australian Film festival selection panel for 2016, I present to you an amazing and accurate representation of Australian culture and community, the film directed by Baz Luhrmann, Australia. The film Australia was set in 1939, Lady Sarah Ashley played by Nicole Kidman travels from Britain to Australia to meet her husband Maitland Ashley played by Anton Monsted in northern Australia as the business is failing at Faraway Downs Farm. Maitland…

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    conversation with Laura. When the call ends, the audience will see Jeevan knocking on the door to his brother’s apartment. This will be done at an eye level shot. This shot will exactly match what happens in the last three paragraphs on page 26. For the role of Jeevan, I would cast Michael Weatherly from NCIS. Whenever I picture Jeevan, I picture a tall young looking man with brown hair. Michael Weatherly fits this description. In NCIS, Weatherly’s character struggles to find a girlfriend and…

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    fact alone is enough to deem Mr. Trump as unfit to be president. Yes, Donald Trump has a resume filled with experience in numerous other industries, but in a day in age where most places of employment require prior experience in the field, shouldn’t we expect the same from our Commander in chief? Along with experience, coming into a job knowledgeable about what you’ll be dealing with is a quality that will benefit both the employee and their work. Numerous interviews and debates prior to the…

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    Ted Hugh Evans

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    Ted Talks Write-Up # 2 I. Name and background of presenter (Approximately ½ of a single-spaced page). Hugh Evans was the presenter. Evans is the Founder and CEO of the Global Poverty Project. When he was very young Evans spent time in the Philippines living among people that lived in filth and severe poverty. He said that when he was younger, he asked a lot of questions, most of them were “Why” questions. As he sat amongst the filth and poverty with the friends he met while on his travels, he…

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