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    Crackers and Annie Hall. Perhaps the dichotomy between the high-minded wealthy Jew and the vulgar wealthy Jew can be most clearly seen by looking at Jack and Harry Warner. As profiled in Gabler’s “Between the Old Life and the New,” Harry Warner was “a devoted family man, lived a quiet life… a stern moralist who would eventually assume the role of moral adjudicator to his entire family.” He was also a more observant Jew, and less religiously assimilated. Jack, meanwhile, was “a veteran provocateur who

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    radio alarm turning on. I hear “Good Morning beautiful city of Louisville Kentucky, it should be a nice day out. It’s going to be partly cloudy with a high of 52 degrees and a low of 44 degrees. It’s currently 7:01 am this morning and I’ll get back to you after the break.” Right at that I click the button to turn it off. I get up and get ready for school and I hear my mom yell “Emma come down and eat breakfast when you’re ready!” After I get ready I walk down stairs and right away smell the pancakes

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    in real life, but thankfully, in poker, a solemn trick helps you overcome some of them, if not all. Not only can you set a price for yourself to see some other card with the help of a blocking bet in poker, but also overcome the odds of a big bet from your opponent's end when playing by the river. Blocking a bet in poker is the best option when your position in the hand is ambiguous. For instance, consider that you are holding a pair of J and 9-2-2 is the flop that comes your way. You make the

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    ethical dilemma that needs to be examined from all angles before making a decision on whether to bet or not. Gambling has been a part our society for thousands of years, dating back to the original Olympic Games in Greece. Depending on where you live, there will be different laws regarding the rules of gambling. The story of Pete Rose shows a good example of what can happen to a sports manager that bets on his own team and others in his sport. In this case, there will be a situation where someone is

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    pernicious conflict against one’s self, “The Bet” by Anton Chekhov depicts how manipulative greed can be a crippling trait towards impulsive young adults, sparking irrational actions. Among other things, when the banker is concluding that the lawyer will take all his money he cries,"‘Cursed bet!’ muttered the old man, clutching his head in despair ‘Why didn't the man die? He is only forty now. He will take my last penny from me, he will marry, will enjoy life, will gamble on the Exchange; while I shall

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    Expekt also allows you to play and bet on Casino and Poker. Other exciting features offered by Expect is the live betting where they have multiple matches in different sports. Pros: Many customers go the Expekt.Com to take chances to win and to enjoy the fun and excitement of playing and betting online games. There are many pros or advantages that you can get in playing Expekt such as: 1. Expekt has a good reputation and history when you talk about online game. 2. Expekt games

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    The Themes of Arrogance, Greed, and Materialism in The Bet          In Anton Chekhov’s “The Bet” two men, one a banker and the other a lawyer, begin the story arguing about whether or not capital punishment is fair.  The banker is in favor of capital punishment while the lawyer contends that if offered the chance he’d take life in prison.  The banker bets the lawyer two million rubles that he couldn’t survive in prison for fifteen years. 

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    “The Bet” both express how dialogue reveals some characters true selves. The Necklace written by Guy de Maupassant focuses on the main character, Madame Loisel. The narrator tries to make us feel pity and have sorrow for her, however, it is later revealed that she is ungrateful and isn’t appreciative of the little things that she owns. “The Bet” is about two people having an argument of whether the death penalty is better than being isolated for 15 years.Dialogue in “The Necklace” and “The Bet” functions

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    something. “The Bet” by Anton Chekhov was mainly about a bet between a young arrogant lawyer and a old baker. At the end of “The Bet” it is the prisoner who became aware of the difference between value of riches and knowledge. On the other hand “The Dead” by James Joyce is how a man who strongly opposes the Irish cultures, traditions and their society and how he expresses himself. It shows how Gabriel was dead spiritually and then realization helps he become spiritually awaken. Both “The Bet” and “The

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    Lana and smiled. “I told you she was a smart girl,” Nester said, his eyes still fixed on her. “I knew she would see right past your act. You owe me three years’ worth of life.” “Yeah, yeah, you’ll get your life,” Fester mumbled grudgingly, wiping the dust from his suit. He pulled a comb from his back pocket and a can of wax from his jacket. “I almost had her, though, and you know it.” He dipped the comb into the wax and slicked his hair back with three smooth

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