Anne Rice

On October 4rth,1941,In a city called New Orleans, a girl was born by the name of Howard O’Brien, Jr.,The daughter of Howard and Catherine O’Brien.Her father left for the Navy soon after she was born; leaving her and her older sister Alice with their adventurous mother.Raised with no rules,Howard was more out spoken,Independent,and intellectual then most other gir...
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The Okapi

If you are visiting the North and/or Northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), you may witness a strange animal with striped legs and a striped rump. This animal is the giraffe’s shorter, and only cousin, the Okapi. We don’t know very much about the Okapi because of it’s shyness towards people, and their great camou-flage. Okapis live in the dense rainforests of ...
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Africa’s Blood Diamonds

The hot spot of the blood diamond conflict is Africa mainly in the 1990’s. During this time, Angola and Sierra Leone broke out into civil war, wars funded with the help of these diamonds. As a consequence of these wars, the Kimberly Process was created, in order to help checking integrity of diamonds and confirm no conflict during the mining process. Diamonds were first used ...
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Critical Analysis of Fracking

Section I – Critical Analysis Problem The United States is facing an energy crisis. Dependence on foreign oil has led to geopolitical conflict, and global fossil fuel consumption is damaging the environment at an alarming rate. Add to this an exploding world population, and it is clear that the US needs to find an alternative source of energy. Question Can the natural gas dep...
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Cause & Effect Essay: Tsunamis

The movie “The Impossible” starring Ewan McGregor and Naomi Watts documents an event that was rare, tragic, devastating – but far from impossible. The movie is a dramatization of a real event that shocked the entire world. In 2004, fourteen countries were effected by a powerful natural event that launched a 98 foot tidal wave and killed 230, 000 people. Countries such...
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Introduction to Financial Statement Analysis

Chapter 2 Introduction to Financial Statement Analysis 2-1. What are the four main financial statements? What checks are there on the accuracy of these statements? The four financial statements are: the balance sheet, the income statement, the statement of cash flows, and the statement of changes in shareholders’ equity. Financial are required to be audited by a neutral third...
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Law 310 Week 6 Case Studt

What problems do you think Dr. Patel might see with the fact that you have taken the property under a quitclaim deed? A quitclaim deed gives no covenant of title. A quitclaim deed says: “I am conveying to you any interest I have in this property. I don’t know what other interests there may be. This means that you may be taking on burdens of the past, such as a mortgage, attac...
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Double-Consciousness

The connection between W.E.B Du Bois’ “double Consciousness” which is a chapter in his book The Souls of Black Folk and Pat Parker’s poem called For the White Person who wants to know how to be My Friend is very clear. There are several associations between these two writings but the main one is recognition and appreciation of the black nature. The ultimate aim of this contex...
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Evaluate Creative Thinking with Metaphor Analysis

PHL/251 December 11, 2011 Dr. Hope Evaluate Creative Thinking with Metaphor Analysis Evaluation of creative thinking encompasses five diverse areas of thinking, which are perception, personal barriers, language, feelings, and creative thinking. This paper will illustrate how the five thinking bases contribute to an individual’s creative thinking and include an analysis of met...
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Ohio's Vote

Ohio citizens voted on November 3 on whether or not to legalize marijuana.The idea of legalizing marijuana has been floating around every state for a while now.After Colorado legalized marijuana, more states debated the idea whether or not to follow.Ohio was one of those states. Voting on the recent ballot, Ohioans had to decide if they would vote yes or no on Issue 3 and ...
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