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    The Life of Wyatt Earp Did you know that one of the most well-known outlaws was actually part hero for some time? Wyatt Earp was that person, he was an outlaw, but was also known as a law enforcement officer. He had many ups and downs and successes and downfalls. Wyatt Earp had no nickname as a person, he was commonly referred to as Wyatt. His full name was Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp. Wyatt was born March 19, 1848, in Monmouth, Illinois.(History.com) He grew up in his birth town, Monmouth, Illinois. (Biography.com) Earps’s parents were Nicholas and Virginia Earp (History.com). He was married 3 different times, their names were Urilla Sutherland, which died of typhoid fever, Josephine Earp, and Mattie Blaylock. (Although, he never had any children (Biography.com). He had 3 other siblings, which were named James, Virgil, and Martha Earp. He had many friends. He was close friends with his brother Virgil, Doc Holiday, and many other people in his “Clan.” (Pbs.org.) Earp did attend middle school for a little while, before he dropped out (Googled). He then decided…

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    place that Wyatt and Clementine were positioned showing both the buttes and the fence, which delivers a very important message by ford. The mixture of the buttes, which signifies wilderness and the man made fence, which signifies civilization. Explains the idea of conjoining two modes of life. In other words that wilderness can be tames by civilization. It's also noted that clementine is standing very close to the fence and earp is away from it. Explains that she represents civilization so…

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    addressing to the scenes of the opening and O.K Corral. The characters in Ford’s films embody the antithetic types of people as the representation of the morality of a society instead of individuality (Baxter, 1939), My Darling Clementine is no exception. Hero in Ford’s film most likely be an outsider to the town and consists an image of tough problem solver with morality, just like Marshal Wyatt Earp in My Darling…

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    John Ford

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    There are only a few classic American directors that have the distinction to be called one of the greatest of all time, and John Ford is in that esteem category. His talent of perfectly illustrating on film the American Frontier (1800s to early 1900s) is not just entertaining, exciting, and romanticized, but his films are laced with folklore, cultural relevance, and history that make him a one-of-a-kind director in the western genre. Back in the Golden Age of Hollywood, Ford established himself…

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    Then we went to another store and we all got little scorpion lollipops. They had a scorpion in the middle and we thought it was the coolest thing. We were hesitant to eat them at first. There were some that had crickets, millipedes, mill worms, and all kinds of different insects, and we wanted to get all of them. But we wanted to go see more sights so we went to an old graveyard. The graveyard was really cool. We walked around it for an hour and a half, reading all the tombstones. There were…

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    DiMitri Smith November 1, 2015 ARTH 110 Stagecoach John Ford’s film “Stagecoach” is about a group of people with different backgrounds, cross paths in a stagecoach on its way to Lordsburg, New Mexico. The group consists of an alcoholic doctor, a run out of town mistress, whiskey salesman, a bank manager turned thief, and sickly wife of a soldier accompanied by a shady man who seems to be charmed by her. Along the way they encounter the infamous escaped convict, Ringo Kid. On the latter half of…

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    A combination of Petrarch and English sonnet conventions construct love and desire in Sir Thomas Wyatt 's “Whoso List to Hunt”. However, from Petrarch 's perspective, love is transcendent and idealizes the beloved. The poet places his love on a pedestal. Desire, on the other hand, focuses on longing and frustration. The poet 's love is unwanted and injustice (Riddell). In this essay I will examine Petrarchan conventions such as the conceit, as well as illicit, thwarted, and unrequited love, and…

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    A sonnet is a poem usually consisting of fourteen lines linked by a regular rhythm and one of two mayor rhyme schemes - that of either an Italian or Shakespearean sonnet (Prescott, 2010). Such forms will be analyzed in the works of two of the greatest poets of all time – John Donne and William Shakespeare. They are worthy canonical figures that are still acknowledged and studied today, were influenced by cultural and historical features of the era in which they wrote and included aesthetics…

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    Racial Bias In Health Care

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    I came across a report Racial Bias in Health Care and Health penned by Dr. David R. Williams and Dr. Ronald Wyatt which discusses racial and ethnic disparities from a health care perspective and why steps should be taken to address it. He shares his experience when confronted with implicit and explicit bias as a patient at a local hospital. Implicit bias is behavior that results from subtle implicit attitudes and implicit stereotypes that often happen unconsciously and without any overt intent.…

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    posed a threat to Tudor governance but it was not aimed at deposing Mary and thus posed Mary’s hold on the throne less of a threat. Richards suggests that Wyatt 's rebellion posed a serious threat to Mary. She argues that by virtue of the numbers involved, Wyatt was set to march on and challenge London, the hub of Tudor power. However, Guy has a different view. He points out that Wyatt was isolated with the other uprisings failing to materialise and also was stopped by the Londoners. Fletcher…

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