• The Joy Luck Club
    "Hey, Sabrina, are you Japanese or Chinese?" I asked. Her reply, as it seems to be for a lot of minority groups, is, "Neither, I'm Chinese-American." So, besides her American accent and a hyphenated ending on her answer to the SAT questionnaire about her ethnic background, what's the difference? In...
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  • Emma Goldman's Speech
    Few people are fearless speakers. As students, we generally feel the rumble of butterflies in our stomachs, but the most we have to lose is a good grade. For Emma Goldman, the stakes were considerably higher. She had the daunting task of speaking to secure her own freedom when she was placed...
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  • Freedom of Speech
    Freedom of Speech Meredith Kerr Charles W. Locke U.S. History 121-03 9-27-99 Imagine a time when one could be fined, imprisoned and even killed for just simply speaking one's mind. Speech is the basic vehicle for communication of beliefs, thoughts and ideas. Without the right to speak...
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  • Persuasive Speech on Subliminal Advertising and Cults
    Note to OPP user: this was written as an outline to a persuasive speech, but it includes pretty much every word of the speech and it could probably be edited into essay form. This speech references advertisements that I couldn't include in my submission to this website. The Ralph Lauren example ca...
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  • Fight Club
    The movie Fight Club made a great achievement in the film industry, and significantly depicted the social system of the late 20th century. According to most of the reviewers, the success of the film lies behind the fact that almost every American man over 25-years of age is going to inevitably see...
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  • Fight Club: the Destruction of Society
    Fight Club is a social satire directed by the talented David Fincher and was adapted from the book of the same title written by Chuck Palahniuk. The film attempts to show the despair involved in living in a consumer driven society and the emptiness that fills people when commercialism takes over th...
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  • Fight Club
    What makes a man? Is it his clothes, car, or house? Is a man today nothing more than what he owns and the buying power he has? Are we "free" only to buy more crap? Ask most people these questions and most of them will say no, that objects are just superficial things, that what a man has inside him...
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  • Fight Club
    Fight Club By Chuck Palahniuk Book, Pub Oct 15 1999. Book Store Fight Club tells the story of one man discovers that his rage at living in a world full of failure and lies cannot be numbed by mere possessions. This is when our un-named narrator discovers Tyler Durden, and together they start an...
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  • Justice - Persausive Speech
    Justice – Persuasive Speech Throughout history, the ideology of revenge being a means of justice has seeped into the minds of the human race. For thousands of years people have been brought various amounts of torment from others who believe what they were doing is justice. In the Shakespearean...
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  • Freedom of Speech
    Fiorella A. Silva Rebolledo Inst. Alexander Zaldivar SPC 1026 October 19, 2007 Topic: Do you believe that free speech as proscribed under the first amendment of the constitution should be limited? The entire American Government is based in the belief that all human beings are born with cert...
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  • The Uni Club
    The Unilateralist Club "When my love swears that she is made of truth I do believe her, though I know she lies." William Shakespeare. Sonnet CXXXVIII "We are all capable of believing things which we know to be untrue, and then, when we are finally proved wrong, we impudently twist the...
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  • Fight Club
    In Chuck Palahunik's novel, "Fight Club," the main character and narrator "Jack", suffers two distinct psychological disorders. The cause of his dimentia may very well be the nature of his job as an automobile recall coordinator. Jack travels the country to the sites of horrfifc and grue...
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  • Pop Culture Speech
    Pop Culture Speech Most of us have heard of the concept “imperialism,” defined as the practice of one country extending its powers over the territory, political system or economic life of another country. Yet, we would never imagine that imperialism could affect us in this lucky country, espe...
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  • Inspirational Speech
    I am a part of NGO which is running a cause for people with disabilities. An inspirational speech for the disabled people to motivate them to become successful. Target Audience: Persons with disabilities except for deaf & dumb people. Hello Friends, How are you? Doing great? good well,...
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  • Speech
    Speech delivered by Anthony F. Camilleri, President of KSU at the opening of the academic year 2005-6 University of Malta, Tal-Qroqq – October 2005 Before starting, I would like to ask you all to rise and observe a few moments silence to commemorate the lives of our friends and colleagues Fabi...
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  • The Valedictorian Speech
    Evan Wiebe Valedictorian Speech Good evening everyone; teachers, faculty, family, friends, and the Walkerville graduating class of 2008! Wow. This day arrived so quickly – this final high school farewell seemed so distant, but it snuck up on us before we knew it. School is tricky like that;...
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  • Speech on Space Exploration
    INTRODUCTION Space exploration is the investigation of physical conditions in space and on stars, planets, and their moons through the use of artificial satellites (spacecraft that orbit the earth), space probes (spacecraft that pass through the solar system and that may or may not orbit another ce...
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  • The Essential Elements of Giving a Speech: a Simulated Speech Scenario
    LOCATION: Equatorial Hotel Melaka, Melaka Room I and II. Dimensions 23.5m2 x 31.0m2. Equipment provided by hotel includes: Kodak Carousel 35mm Slide projector 60" x 60" Screen Cassette Tape Recorder Microphones Multi-system Video players 20" Colour TV Projection TV LCD Projector OC...
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  • Speech Organs
    Phonetics (from the Greek: φωνή, phōnē, "sound, voice") is the subfield of linguistics that comprises the study of the physical sounds of human speech. It is concerned with the physical properties of speech sounds (phones), and the processes of their physiological production, auditory receptio...
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  • Conflicts Resolved in the Joy Luck Club
    “The most difficult thing in life is to know your self.” This quote stated by Thales, a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher from Miletus, adequately describes the posing conflicts in Amy Tan’s novel, The Joy Luck Club. The desire to find ones true identity, along with the reconciliation of their Ch...
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