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    to the interracial couple, so Lucille declined the offer, and was determined to beat the ethnic stereotyping and make America embrace her and Desi as a couple. They toured the country, where they performed skits that they would later use in the show. The country soon fell in love with their comedy routines and on stage chemistry and the success they received was far beyond what they could ever expect. Soon after, CBS came back and offered Lucille a starring role with Desi as her onscreen husband and costar (Gavin, Clamar, Siderit, 2007). On October 15, 1951 I Love Lucy made its debut. American viewers immediately realized this television comedy sitcom was like no other. It was funny, courageous, and daring. The show, which co-starred Vivian Vance and William Frawley, as Lucy and Ricky’s best friends and landlords, Ethel and Fred, set the stage for generations of family-related sitcoms to come. The television show included storylines such as marital issues, suburban living, friendships, and the rise to fame (Higham, 1986). Lucille Ball used storylines in I love Lucy that pushed the boundaries and helped to change the way the audience and America viewed women both on and off the screen in the 1950s. Women in television during that time were portrayed as perfect housewives. Characters such as Donna Stone from The Donna Reed Show and June Cleaver from Leave it to Beaver optimized the American Supermom who remained classy in any situation (Higham, 1986). A woman on television…

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    In actuality their somewhat responsible for the choices we make when shopping for food. Vance Packard author of the book The Hidden Persuaders revealed that food corporations would hire scientists to study “unconscious human emotions” to determine and control what products people wanted to buy and also what products interest them the most (as cited in Nestle, 2006). The foods we crave the most may be the very food displayed in the front of the store or be on sale and we just think it’s our lucky…

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    In “She Walks in Beauty” by George Gorden, Lord Bryon, the poet describes a woman’s impeccable beauty and how mesmerized he is by her. Many scholars have been in conflict as to who he is describing and what his relationship with her is. We can guess that she is his lover based on the awe that he projects and some even believe that she may be a close family member of his. I believe that he does love her in a romantic way, however she is someone he cannot touch or even hope to build a relationship…

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    Journal Don’t ever lose hope finding someone you love. In the book Maximum Ride: The Angle Experiment, Max, Nudge, Fang, Iggy, and Gasman had someone taken away from them. These people known as erasers or “white coats” had taken away eleven year old Angel to the “school” as they call it, but ill talk about that later. Max, or her full name Maximum is one of the older Characters next to Fang (boy) at around the age 18. Both Nudge (girl) and Gasman (boy) are at around 10 to 13, and Angel is 11.…

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    In the novel Celia Garth by Gwen Bristow, due to one of the most substantial wars in American history, The American Revolutionary War, a character by the name of Vivian Lacy will be discerned. The exceptional women Vivian givens the reader a glimpse into various aspects of her personality. Allowing the reader to gain insight into the subconscious of Mrs Lacy. The psyche of this character is a complex, and important aspect of the entirety of the novel. It may not seem like this is the case, as a…

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    Going back and forth from Vivian’s life as a little girl, and to Molly’s life and Vivian’s life as an elder, she shows both stories. Molly admits that cleaning out the attic wasn’t as bad as she thought. “I like her. She’s kind of cool” (Kline 128). You can just tell by the conversations they are having now, compared to what they were having at the beginning, that they have gotten closer and they don’t mind each other’s company. As they go through the boxes, Vivian just lets go and tells Molly…

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    Vivian Winters is the kind of person you find yourself unable to resent. She’s tall, pretty, and sugar-sweet. She’s also whip-smart and business savvy, and a blog she started in secret her freshman year has morphed into a business making her thousands a month – it’s exactly the sort of success you’d begrudge a person less likable than her, though I doubt she’d have found it, had she been less personable. Obviously, she’s not a flawless human, but she’s a thoroughly good person. Having lived with…

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    In Amy Tan’s, “Joy Luck Club” and Charlie Bissinger’s article, “ Dreaming of Heroes” from Friday Night Lights develop the central theme of Hope and Confidence between the relationships of the children and their parents.The central theme: hope develops because of the high expectations that the parents want from their children;, so, they can develop a better lives for themselves in the future. As the process of achieving the the high expectations from the parents goes on, the children seem to…

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    The Logger of Ellwood Forest “The blade itself incites to deeds of violence.” Homer, The Odyssey Mrs. Rayes crossed the rented cabin foyer, her silk kimono slipping off her shoulders, and the ice-cubes in her glass of whisky clinking against one another as both of her hands shook; one hand gripping whisky and the other reaching for the brass knob of a garishly designed front door, “Laurence,” she said, throwing open the door and grabbing a hold of her son’s left elbow. “Please, Laurence, who…

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    Thought the novel the reader can see that Grants perspective on religion, his relationship with Jefferson and the understanding of each other and his relationship with Tante Lou, Miss Emma, and Vivian changed from the beginning, middle, and end of the novel. At the beginning of the story grant did not have faith in god he was an atheist and although Grant did not believe in god he is still required by the school system to require his class to recite bible verses making his class seem as a…

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