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    Every living human in this world knows what video games are. Since they were little, video games are already part of their life. This universal experience, though, and the broad scope of all possible games, makes it difficult to have a single definition of the word “game” that everyone agrees on. To some, games require competition, one or more players, or teams striving to “win.” (Michael, D. & Chen, S., 2005). With the success and proliferation of video games, there can be no doubt that video…

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    A video game is considered an electronic game that is played by children, youth and adults. This game has spread dramatically worldwide and became famous all over the people from different ages. Such topic became the subject of controversy nowadays, because there are some children addicted to it significantly. Some people think that it is a useful innovation because their children stay home near them playing it, while others believe that this gadget seems a risk for their children’s life. Video…

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    irony as a literary device done right. If you haven’t read it before, check it out at Kate Chopin International Society's website. Shortly after finish the story (it’s really only a couple of pages, if that) my boyfriend, playing with friends on Xbox live as he often does, started laughing when of his mate’s spaceship crashed into a meteor. My boyfriend then crashed his own ship into a meteor and proclaimed, ‘how ironic’. While an entertaining coincidence, I wouldn't call this ironic. Why not?…

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    Violence in Video Games It seems that every time you turn on the news there is a new violent event the world is reeling from. After the initial shock of the incident, everyone wants someone to blame for their heartbreak. There has been an uprise in studies condemning video games containing violence for many reasons, including those who partake in the games experiences “decreases in prosocial behavior, empathy, and sensitivity to aggression” (Albanese). As someone who grew up playing video games…

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    Friendship is everything, as humans we strive for relationships and build friendships. A friendship with who is now my best bud started way back in September 2011. Jack was the new kid in Mrs. Hudwalker’s homeroom, but this is not when we became friends. It was late September and I was feeling very tense about the day ahead of me. My mom was forcing me to go to her school reunion and what do you know, My mom went to school with Jacks mom. I was humiliated that my mom was more or less forcing a…

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    like me, it is just one day. Inside, the warehouse is a rough and ready affair of white concrete walls divided up into several large rooms incongruously spruced up with the odd sprig of tinsel and coloured paper. Each room has a different activity - live music, television, sleeping, eating, medical services, advice, hairdressing - even an internet café. Tonight there are around 350 guests of all races and ages but overwhelmingly male (there is a separate women-only shelter…

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    Ethos is defined; the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as manifested in its attitudes and aspirations. The Edinburgh Wolves aspire to be Div 1 champions and promoted to the perm this season. To the offense, this was put to us as a pyramid of success, with a base of Commitment, Unity and Discipline all strong components for a team. These three principles should be included with everything we do and how we do it as a team. Commitment must be shown by players and coaches in…

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    Multimedia Definition: Multimedia is a file format in computer include a lot of forms like sound, videos, images, graphics, and text that we use in our daily life. It helps us a lot as an example now we use multimedia in education process t to deliver a scientific information in a simple way, which could anybody receive. History: The newspaper was the first mass communication medium to employ Multimedia, they use the text, images and graphics. After that, they start to use radio waves, in 1901…

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    issue of video games being linked to obesity is not so much that children are playing video games but it is the type of video games that they are playing. There are many exercise games that actually promote physical activity such as the Nintendo Wii, Xbox Kinect, and Dance Dance Revolution. One study conducted in Redmond, Oregon in which a dance pad game was installed in a third and fourth grade classroom and the at-risk students were selected to become mentors to the other children, found that…

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    Wendy’s makes up a large portion of the gigantic industry known as QSR, or quick service restaurants. The fast food industry, as QSR is more commonly known, is driven by high volume, low costs intertwined with efficient delivery of product. The concept of fast food products being an enormous driving factor in the obesity crisis that is taking over the United States, and the world, has plagued the QSR industry. To try and counter this perception, many companies have tried to implement healthy…

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