Sir Mix-a-Lot

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    Reflection Paper

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    which my parents had owned together, to a duplex and then to an apartment. According to my mother, we moved because she needed a fresh start with her new husband. The last move placed me in a different school. I had been at my previous school, Heber Hunt, since kindergarten. At Heber Hunt, I had friends, I knew the teachers, and I felt comfortable. My classmates didn’t often focus on clothes or the stuff we had; we just played kickball, jump rope, four square, and school. I especially loved playing school. I was always the teacher, and from an early age, a big part of me wanted to be a teacher. When I started at Horace Mann, those kids weren’t interested in playing school or jumping rope; they went to the movies and talked about songs like Sir Mix-a-lot’s “Baby Got Back.” It was an interesting school because the district bussed the students from Walnut Hills, an up-scale housing edition, to the school, which also had student who attended from the neighborhoods around the school, a poorer area in some spots. Before attending Horace Mann, I had very little awareness of class; after attending that school, I became hyper aware of it, and it changed my ability to feel comfortable in…

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    In this chapter Edgar has a lot of hate for Sir Phineas. Some of the reasons are Sir Phineas stole Edgar’s book and hide it from him. Another reason is Sir Phineas “Killed Edgar’s dad.” When Edgar and Sir Phineas got in the fight Samuel stood up for Edgar and got his book back. One reason Edgar and Sir Phineas are not a good mix is because Sir Phineas stole Edgar’s book that he found when he was climbing up to the Highlands. For example, on (Page 36) Edgar said “I know what you did to…

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    about Edgar's emotions and how he handles them. Girls emotions change throughout the text it went from happy to sad to hate and then neutral and charming. That's what I am going to teach you. Edgars emotions changed throughout the text. It went from happy to sad to hate to neutral and to charming. For example, he said “You're a really mean guy I hate you.” (Page 113) because Sir Phineas took Edgar's book so he had a lot of hate towards him. Another emotion that Edgar had was a sad emotion…

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    Age Of Reason Analysis

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    Sir Mix-A-Lot once said, “when it comes to females, Cosmo ain’t got nothin to do with my selection.” This quote shows that he feels that people, specifically women in this instance, don’t need to follow the standards society sets out for them. Through the various times in American history, some groups would have agreed with him, and he would have faced the risk of death for this statement in some. Romantics and individuals from the Age of Reason would agree with him: each of these groups pushed…

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    represents the anger of the minorities victim of racial profiling. Some African American communities had experienced racial profiling despite discrimination laws being set twenty years prior. This angered african american communities, however there weren’t many songs that spoke about the subject. F**k the Police continued to caused riots against the police force, forcing the FBI to send a letter to the group banning them from performing the song during live concerts, however it didn’t stop them.…

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    The guide woman use to be perfect is pop culture. An amazing and easy pop culture sign is to look at how women are described in modern day songs. In the superficial song “Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-a-Lot it seems that the perfect girl most have the perfect body and in this case they is a very curvy body with a rather big butt. It seems like with Sir Mix-a-Lot’s view of perfect others will dislike or not respect your choice of being perfect by have a big butt or dress to improve your overall body…

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    recalculated from its original format to later be incorporated in other art forms, giving it the ability to be used in a new market. Many songs, scripts, and works of art are often stripped down into a simpler format and/or “tweaked” giving it a new appeal; yet it still contains similarities and differences. Older popular culture media influences the most recent media in a substantial way. A song that incorporated an older song in a successful way by giving it a fresh introduction to the market…

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    School Lunches My project is going to be about school lunches. There are many things that you don't known about school lunches like in the first paragraph I am going to use a Sirs Discoverer and, in the second paragraph Sirs Knowledge Source and, in the third one I am going to use the New York Times Newspaper. To begin, what the school menu says like an oven baked pizza bagel with tricolor salad, but it is really a slice of pizza and a wisp of lettuce. There are many problems like ….they…

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    Max As I felt the cold metal of the gun press against my head I shivered. “Hello?” Said the officer “are you still there” “Yes, yes sorry not dead… yet,” I said. “No no stop talking like that sir we’re going to get you out of there.” “Yeah that’s right, ummm what was I saying, oh right what they want.” “Yes sir, that’s right what are their demands?” “Well they want a helicopter, ummm 1 million dollars and safe passage out of the country” “1 million dollars huh, wow that’s a lot of money…

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    doing. I will tell you what makes a vassal good: it is judgement, it is never madness; restraint is worth more than the raw nerve of a fool. Frenchmen are dead because of your wildness.” Roland replies by not saying a word back and just going on with what he is doing. This takes strength, mentally and physically. Mentally to not say anything and retort, and physical because it would be hard to not punch someone for stating something like that and putting all of the blame on the one person which…

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