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    They typically followed guidelines and did what they could to save money. They were known to act politically in the best interest of the nation. On the other hand, the opposing model, the purchaser consumer is described as those who, “championed pursuit of self-interest in the marketplace out of confidence in the ameliorative effects of aggregate purchasing power; in wartime, however, such behavior would undermine home front needs“ (Cohen 8). The purchaser consumer was mainly concerned with purchasing power and typically acted out of self-interest. Due to the risk of inflation during this era, wartime programs such as the federal Office of Price Administration (OPA) began taking action to influence Americans to consume wisely. There were efforts made to set price ceilings where consumers did not have to pay more for goods than the maximum price. In this OPA poster, the main focus is a mother and her young daughter surrounded by cans and jars of food. The mother is standing over her daughter while opening, what looks like, a jar of peas. With a jar of carrots in front of them at the table, the daughter is happily looking up at her mother with a big smile on her face and says, “We’ll have lots to eat this winter, won’t we Mother?” At the bottom of the picture in big red writing reads, “Grow your own Can your own.” This poster was used during the war in order to promote food preservation. This poster represents the citizen consumer model. The citizen consumer model is…

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    How ceiling price influence economy Price control is a big thing in our daily life, and it affects everyone. From the necessary products to the luxury product, everything can have price control. Normally, the market can control by itself, as a certain demand can match a certain supply to let the product have a biggest profit and let the consumer benefit because the consumer surplus is maximum. However, the market price may be too low or too high, the government will have to show up control…

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    The hallway is lit by a single light attached to the middle of the popcorn ceiling. There used to be two lights but one bulb flickered and died leaving the hallway dim. The popcorn ceiling is picked off and gone in some spots, mostly around the light and close to the walls. There are also a few tan stains that are darker around the edges and lighter almost white as they go in. The stains might be water stains from who ever lived in the house before. The flooring in the hallway is a worn dark…

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    -Me" We heard nothing after that for a few seconds, until there was a loud crash against the celestial bronze door. We all jumped back with worry. I thought I heard one of them say, "C'mon Death Girl,". Once, twice, and thrice more startling blows to the door but it wouldn't budge. After, we heard a fourth blow and then a body collapsing next to it. This is when it got frantic. Percy, Jason, and Leo all did the same thing my sister tried, while Piper out of insanity tried to Charm-speak the door…

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    Yummy! Yummy!), stalagmites (ones you might trip over or they might reach the ceiling), stalactites (they might reach the bottom or they hang tight to the ceiling), cave popcorn (has a big blob on top and looks like a popcorn kernel), soda straws (hollow stalactites that hang from the ceiling), columns (we call them a column because we call them a “column”), and more formations throughout the cave. When you go through the walking tour, you also see a bunch of peccary and different animal skulls…

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    clanging of the punching bag hanging from the ceiling echo through the hall. When I walk into the gym I see our instructor Dean with his long dreads sitting at his desk talking on the phone. It sounds as if he is trying to set up some fights for us. I turn my head to the left and see everyone doing their own thing. Chris is kicking the stuffing out of the heavy bag, he thinks he's such a bad-ass. Mitch and Don are goofing around as if they were fifteen, even though they're almost forty.…

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    Over the summer I went to Kentucky ,Missouri Arkansas and Texas. When I went to Arkansas I saw the old spanish cave. I got to crawl around the cave it was really cold I was 59 degrees.I had to sleep in the cave and i got wet because water leaked through the ceiling. There was not many crystals It was very muddy I was covered in mud I could not sit in a car. It took 9 hours to get there.Then we went to the craters of diamonds but we did not find any diamonds but we found really cool rocks.…

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    Yummy! Yummy!), stalagmites (ones you might trip over or they might reach the ceiling), stalactites (they might reach the bottom or they hang tight to the ceiling), cave popcorn (has a big blob on top and looks like a popcorn kernel), soda straws (hollow stalactites that hang from the ceiling), columns (we call them a column because we call them a “column”), and more formations throughout the cave. When you go through the walking tour, you also see a bunch of peccary and different animal skulls…

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    As a man’s marriage begins to deteriorate, an overhanging object in the sky slowly starts to descend onto the their town. In Kevin Brockmeier’s The Ceiling, this black ceiling in the sky is symbolic of the protagonist’s failing marriage with his wife. A prevalent theme that surrounds the text is the idea of love, or lack of it, which leads to separation or feelings of detachment. This struggle evokes the feeling of loneliness and a total neglect towards the narrator’s surrounding world. The…

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