Phil Judd

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  • Descriptive Essay On Buried Alive

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    Buried Alive The morning dawned bright and clear, if a little cold. The mountains overhead loomed with patches of snow on their peaks. An ever present reminder that winter was just around the corner. I woke up that day with as light a heart as I had ever had in the years since my dear wife’s death. Pulling on my boots and running a finger through my hair, I went to prepare for another brisk Midwestern day. I paused at my darling little girls room, and gently knocked on the door to wake her. “Hope

  • The Impact Of Sexism On Social Media

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    using the internet daily. Both Yvette Cooper and Ashley Judd, believe there are several things people can do to fix this problem. Author Yvette Cooper states that change on sexist content is vital because it not only affects women of this generation but it also affects future generations. She believes that it’s important society teaches the next generations that sexism on social media is not normal. At the TEDWomen event, actress Ashley Judd, talked about her experience and how she felt when she would

  • The Next Great Wall Essay

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    The 9/11 attacks slowed things down, and it did not take long for Congress to respond. Two days after the attacks, Senator Judd Gregg of New Hampshire stated the need “to get the information that allows (the government) to anticipate and prevent what occurred” and that encryption makers “have as much at risk as we have at risk as a nation and should understand that as a matter

  • The Breakfast Club And Teen Identity

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    1 Ethan Wynne English 101 Sam Lackey October 2, 2014 The Breakfast Club and Teen Identity The movie The Breakfast Club takes viewers on a comedic tour of the ups and downs of adolescence. The Breakfast Club, directed by John Hughes, focuses on the events that unfold between five very different high school students during a Saturday detention. Even though the movie was shot in the 1980 's the characters portrayal is still relatable in a way to a lot of people today. Director John Hughes takes us

  • Nicholas Stoller's Neighbors

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    When I got the invite to see Nicholas Stoller's work-in-progress comedy "Neighbors" back in February, I didn't know what to expect. Of course, I knew it was going to be raunchy but my main concern was whether the film would be actually funny. Seth Rogen's particular brand of comedy has been largely hit-or-miss with me as there are times where I've found him too abrasive (like in 2011's ill-advised reimagining of venerable radio serial crime-fighter the Green Hornet) but when he's in a role that plays

  • Essay about The Breakfast Club

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    The Breakfast Club Almost 150 years ago, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., expressed the following sage but sad observation in his book "The Professor at the Breakfast Table": Society is always trying in some way or other to grind us down to a single flat surface. Unfortunately, this is still true today. Last week I saw the movie "The Breakfast Club" written and directed by John Hughes which expressed a similar theme. Fortunately, youth of every age "are quite aware of what they are going through" and

  • Media By Alex Brunstad, Body Shaming And Social Media

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    “Body shaming someone describes how mean the society can be to troll someone on their physical appearance” (Jain). Body-shaming people affects their self-esteem. People think it is normal to criticize the body of others because they are accustomed to do it every day, that sometimes they do not even realize it. Society body shames others all the time, instead of helping them feel secure and happy with their bodies. They want other people to look the way they want to be look at. Body shaming is affecting

  • Bob Zmuda Personality

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    Bob Zmuda - Bob Zmuda is the quintessetnial sleazy Z-list celebrity willing to do whatever it takes to keep their name in the spotlight. Zmuda, who was never really that famous to begin with, achieved some degree of notoriety writing for Andy Kaufman, the now beloved prankster who passed away in 1984 after a much-publicized battle with cancer. Because of Kaufman’s penchant for blurring reality with fantasy, many of his most loyal fans doubted the entertainer’s demise, and Zmuda, smelling a payday

  • Ben Cousins Essay

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    read for other teenagers that enjoy football and have drug/alcohol issues on and off the field. Bens career had its highs and its lows such as his Brownlow medal, captaincy and how he stepped down as captain and let fellow player and good friend Chris Judd take over. Chris in 2006 won the Eagles their first grand final since 1994. Bens love for his footy was toxic and had significant

  • The Breakfast Club By John Hughes

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    everywhere relate to at least one of these characters. This movie is a dramatic comedy that will make someone laugh, cry, and angry all brought together in one amazing film. The Breakfast Club The Breakfast Club, starring Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, and many other great actors is a fantastic teen comedy. This movie had great humor along with heart warming love. It is almost impossible to name one bad thing about this movie. The Breakfast Club is jammed packed full of comedy, drama, and