The Guitar Wars

Since the invention of the electric guitar, the music community has been fighting over which guitars are better and what the best things that can be added to them are. Some inventions have thrived like the tremolo or whammy bar, and others have not done as well such as automatic string tuners. Now the big fight is that some people say one guitar is better due to factors such...
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Nwoye Changing Chi in Achebe’s Things Fall Apart

As a man of hubris, Okonkwo takes every opportunity he obtains to boast, but when it comes to his son, Nwoye, he cannot manage to praise him. His inability to take pride in Nwoye is revealed through the compliments he passes to other sons and is the eventual cause of Okonkwo’s realization that his force of will is weaker than what he thinks. When it comes to sensitive topics...
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Bossy Woman

Bossy Woman Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive. Helen, The Kellers and I were having breakfast in the dining room when Helen tried to reach onto my plate I stopped her hand and The Kellers told me to stop. I said “ No she needs to learn to eat from her own plate.” That is what set off Mr. Keller and I started yelling at him and I told them that they need t...
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A Dream Within a Dream Commentary

Edgar Allan Poe addresses questions about the reality of life in his existential poem, A Dream Within a Dream. The poem contains two stanzas that delve deep into the reality of reality, and as confusing as it sounds, the speaker is very concerned – even distressed – over this issue. Poe bases the philosophy found in the poem on Plato’s philosophy on knowledge, as laid out in...
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Bertha Mason as a Symbol

Bertha Mason is the symbol of what everyone can become. She can be cold at times, so cold that she goes through peoples things, and tries to kill them. She can be passionate, yet hard hearted at the same time. Most of the time people notice the insanity first and the passion next, but the insanity overshadows the passion. Everyone can become cold, and passionate. They can l...
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STAAR testing needs to Stop

Do you ever wonder how many kids would like to rip the STAAR test? I bet you almost all the students in school absolutely hate STAAR.STAAR testing needs to stop because kids all over Texas go crazy over the giant test at the end of the year. kids all over the world stress over a giant test. They are never calm when it comes to STAAR testing.I have seen plenty of kids tell t...
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Exellent School Uniforms Case Study Outline

It is true that high school students’ feel like their freedom is limited when they are at school; they can’t say, do, or wear certain things. Enforcing school uniforms in high schools limits those freedoms even further because students no longer have freedom of expression. Not only would students now have to wear uniforms against their will, but they would also be limited to ...
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fast-food equals bad food

HEART ATTACKS, STROKES, and PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASES are cause by FAST FOOD!!!!!!….. Once you are eating unhealthy food you can’t go back because this is causing your body to have bad cholesterol of level in blood. Almost 9 out of 10 Americans visit McDonald’s restaurants a place where they serve fast-food. This place is recognized by Over 96% of Americans,” childr...
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The Humanity Behind Jim's Blackface Mask

“Humor must not professedly teach, and it must not professedly preach, but it must do both if it would live forever”~Mark Twain (Gerber 108). Since its publication in 1884, Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn has been a source of much controversy; while some love the book and even consider it to be among the forefront of American literature, others criticize it ...
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Power Off the Smart Phones

“Americans are now spending an average of 4.7 hours a day on their smartphones” (Harper). This shocking statistic shows just how important smartphones and their features have become for our day to day lives. People can connect with each other using new smartphone technology in many ways by texting, snapchatting, tweeting, and posting. Smartphones benefit users by allowing th...
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