Does Your Computer Function The Way It Should?

Does Your Computer Function The Way It Should? You know those weird messages that randomly pop up on your screen… Yup, that’s me! The task of being a computer programmer is to make computer’s function the way they do. Those ‘weird messages’ are the code language (“Computer Programmers”). Although this may seem like a cool job and an amazing salary, it takes lots of ed...
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Pharmaceutical Industry

This essay investigates the literature available on socio-ethical factors considered in outsourcing the pharmaceutical industry. It establishes the industrial controversies that often lead to over-concentration on production at the expense of medical ethics. According to literature, the pharmaceutical industry is gradually changing from the traditional setup, whereby in house...
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Facism's Attempt

Adolf Hitler raised his arm in the Nazi salute. He stood before a sea of cheering people—his Aryan race—his beloved Germany. In his mind’s eye, he watched himself in such a stance, before the whole world bowing down to him in reverence. The globe was struck by the lightning quickness of Adolf Hitler’s ascent to power, his sudden possession of Western Europe. He united in ambi...
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Importance of Sports

Many people do not realize the importance of high school sports; let me tell a story. There were two completely different kids that went to the same high school. One of them participated in high school sports from Fall to Spring. This kid kept up with his grades and kept busy with sports and homework. The other kid did not participate in any kind of school sports. The kid who...
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Research on Stem Cells

Stem cell research focuses on the stem cells, which have the capability to regenerate and form human cells used to replace the dysfunctional cellular parts of the body. These cells are categorized into embryonic and adult stem cells. The embryonic stem cells are obtained from the embryo, which is a growth result of the fertilisation of the ova by the sperm, isolated from the ...
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On Government Spending

Over the past couple decades America has become so rich that it expanded the amount of things it spends money on. Government spending includes spending taxpayer money on social security, defense programs, education, public safety, and many more realistic social needs. However, the government, even wealthier as it entered the 21st century, has began to spend its money on rando...
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Sacrifices of Love

In order to succeed in relationships, there must be compromises.As time passes by, decisions progressively become more difficult.Decisions are especially tough when the outcome affects multiple people.Regardless of the severity of the problem at hand, there is never a perfect option.In the short stories, “The Gift of the Magi” by O. Henry, and “The Lady of the Tiger?” by Fran...
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Ponzi Schemes: How Do They Do It

A Ponzi scheme characterizes a form of investment which is fraudulent in nature, whereby investors get paid through their own invested capital. The investors in this scheme can also be paid by investments provisioned by new investors (SEC Enforcement against Ponzi schemes, 2012). The investor’s earnings do not come from the institution or organization running the Ponzi operat...
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Two Tragedies

We all have flaws, and sometimes they are depicted through characters in literature. In both Macbeth, a play by Shakespeare and the novel The Great Gatsby by Fitzgerald, there are two main characters who experience a demise because of their flaws. Even though both works were written at different times in history and in different countries, they both have similar characters w...
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PPA: California’s Budget and Prop

After you have finished the Budget Balancer tool, what was the remaining deficit, if any? – Which programs did you cut the most? Why? – Which programs did you not cut? Why? – Did you raise any taxes? Why/not? On finishing using the Budget Balancer tool, I came out with a state budget surplus of $13.6 million. I approached the task with the mindset that I w...
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