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    Leather In Punk Subculture

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    A leather jacket, is just a leather jacket, until a punk makes it their own. Leather is a symbol in punk subculture that showcases their beliefs and opinions to the rest of the world. While many abhor the fashion trend, the punks find enjoyment in shocking the masses with their radical and unconventional apparel adorned in spikes, studs, chains, and intentional rips. They look for cast-off garments often from thrift stores, Good Will, and Salvation Army, especially black clothing and untraditional accessories to make statements. Most of the fashion was “initially handmade, often stitched together from scrap denim and leather.” The most desired piece of clothing that the punks are known for are their black, studded leather jackets. Vivienne Westwood, a British fashion designer with an avant-garde style, is credited with birthing punk fashion but, although she is one of the first punk fashion icons, she did not introduce every fashion statement. Leather is first seen in the 1950s and 1960s with the American greasers and the rockabilly epidemic. In the 1970s, Westwood’s skin-tight leather, rubber, and vinyl clothing paired with ripped fishnet tights, harsh eyeliner, and spiked jewelry placates the need to sexualize clothing. Street…

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    The 1950’s was a period were being rebellious and outspoken was popular for young adults. The “Greaser” was the most popular and rebellious title a young adult could have during the those times. A “Greaser” is well known by wearing a leather jacket, plain white t-shirt, tight blue jeans, and a greased up hairstyle. In Tom Coraghessan Boyle’s story “Greasy Lake”, he tells us the story of three 19 year olds trying to spend a summer night living a “Greaser” lifestyle and getting into any trouble…

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    when they announced “senior level 3, large division,” my stomach dropped to my ankles. I held hands with my teammates as they started calling out our places. When they got down to the last 2 teams, they made us stand up and face each other. It was Full FX and Cheertown fighting for 1st place. They made everyone drum roll to see who got second and as soon as they called out Cheertown for 2nd place, I jumped up and instant tears of joy came out. We had just won National Champions in San Antonio.…

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    com/product/jeff-goldblum-biker-leather-jacket Jeff Goldblum Motor-biker leather Jacket Product description: It’s challenging for experienced and old actors to keep up with the latest fashions. Jeff Goldblum is one of the famous actors of American film industry who has earned his fame through various blockbuster movies, which include Jurassic park and Independence Day at the top of the list. Goldblum has managed his fashion style and clothing trends at best, even in this present era, with the…

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    Deaunte's Pov I was walking throw the garden at the back of the main building when *Crack* I turned around to see Josie wearing her black leather jacket, black ripped jeans, and her black and white knee high boots. "Hey Deaunte! Just wanted to know if you were going to the bar my friend works at!" Josie asked with a smile. "Yeah!! Which friend?" I asked walking up to Josie. "Lucas!" She said exited. "Lucas!?!?! That smart kid in band!" I shouted out starting to walk towards Josie. "Yeah…

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    years, it’s never let lame loot put you down; you’re gonna find something good sooner or later and, when you do, it’s like the best feeling ever. Better than sex even. Five minutes into my raid and I find an old pocketwatch with a compass in it. Silver plated. This ought to come in handy. I attached a metal chain I found in a another house earlier tonight, and slid it under my one of my many pockets of my suit. That a shock? Rainbow Dash looking snazzy to rob places? You bet. No, not at all. I…

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    absolutely freezing, and the winds were howling as loud as ferocious beasts. Taking in the sight he turned around to grab something from his horse. The horse was a brown middle aged mare, that appeared to be in excellent condition and very well keep. It wore wrappings to supplement its hair to keep it warm and had a pack along its side with a single glaring feature. The woods and forest around the man were somehow teeming with life, the pine trees waving in the never ceasing wind. The man…

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    Badass biker jewelry is worn by those who want to show their style while not riding their bikes. They love shocking those who are unsuspecting with their badass outfits. The jewelry they purchase will reflect that personal choice and style. If you're looking for a gift for someone who is a badass biker, it should be a bold piece of jewelry that will make others take notice. Tentacle Earring The Silver Phantom Jewelry Women's Octopus Tentacle Ear Cuff Wrap Earring features a detailed tentacle.…

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    Dangers Of Tanning Beds

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    Indoor tanning is a very controversial practice in today’s mainstream society. There are many people who use them frequently and wouldn’t know what to do without them. Mary Adams conducted a study on the perspectives of collegiate tanners, and 73% of her participants admitted to using tanning beds, even though they believed they were harming their bodies by doing it (Adams). However, there are others who heed the warnings and stay away from the fiery furnaces. Many studies have been done on the…

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    3 Types Of Love Essay

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    is not only sexual and physical but also emotional. The one where two people are invested in each other, trust each other with not only with their hearts but their body and soul. The love you need. Raegan Quinn has been lucky enough to experience all three of them, and this is her story. October 1st “Another recent city burning in Cleveland, Ohio occurred two days ago and left the city empty,and with no survivors. Temperatures have been dropped significantly in the last few days, from…

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