• Ellen
    anyone is trying to do anything to better the world we live in, Ellen likes to make them known, and tries to help them any way she can. Towards the end of the second season of the sitcom Ellen, DeGeneres cam out of the closet, both on the show, and in real life. It was widely rumored and talked about...
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  • The Diversity of Same-Sex Marriage
    divorced, she moved in with her mom, who became her biggest fan. Ms. DeGeneres grew up at an early age, so she started to take care of him as she went through this tough time of being divorced. DeGeneres had kicked out some of the men that her mom dated because they were just so horrible. Ellen never...
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  • Save the World
     strangers face and someone who has all of my respect for doing this is Ellen Degeneres. Yes, she is famous and has lots of nice things but the part of her I like the best about her is her selflessness for humanity. Ellen has exercised the term “Pay it forward” a daily task. A few examples of heroism...
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  • Technology
    ridiculous because they serve no purpose in helping mankind. In Ellen DeGeneres' article ,"This is How We Live", describes all the examples of ridiculous innovations of technology, omitting how technology does help mankind, saying that technology is negative for mankind, and basically eliminating...
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  • Oratory Critique: Option One Ellen Degeneres – “Tulane University Commencement Speech”
    type of speech this is, the purpose of the speech, intended audience, and context of speech or what was happening historically and culturally during DeGeneres’ speech. Interesting, I do not believe this specific speech has a solitary “type.” I think Ellen DeGeneres’ Commencement Speech is both...
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  • Media influence on homosexuals
    individual (Schiappa) In 2008 it was briefly legal for homosexuals to become married. Ellen DeGeneres and her partner of then four years, Portia de Rossi took this window of opportunity to become married. DeGeneres lied about her sexual orientation for many years. She made her television debut on...
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  • Health Care
    , Australia with her wife Ellen DeGeneres, being a famous lesbian couple and the significance of a wedding ceremony. De Rossi revealed that she and DeGeneres were together for four years before the couple wedded, but that their actual wedding ceremony played a significant part in their lives. “We were...
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  • Evaluation
    and be able to be somewhat accepted in today’ society. Homosexuals fought for what they thought America needed to know about their lives. They used this riot as a way to show America that homosexuality is something worth fighting for. Homosexuality is one that is being fought for as we speak and one...
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  • Pro Same Sex Marriage
    Sally Phnouk English 102 Instructor: Paul Croon Final Draft 05/05/2013 This is Love Those who condemn gay marriage, yet are silent or indifferent to the breakdown of marriage and divorce, are, in my view, missing the real issue. – Malcolm Turnbull, Federal Member for Wentworth Ellen...
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  • Glbt on Tv
    discrimination and the worries of coming-out. Because of the way she was, she quite clearly didn't follow the duality of blending/separating of earlier times. She was clearly intending on not blending into the heterosexual lifestyle and we see how she does this just above. She was drastically...
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  • Gay Marriage
    people stuck with her. She became very well known for what she did and many people sent her letters saying how what she did changed their lives and made it easier for them to do the same thing. Ellen expressed her feelings on same-sex marriage by stating, “Portia (Ellen’s wife) and I have been married...
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  • Ron Johnson Bibliography
    of them, often discounted in various ways, and Amazon carries them all — and doesn't charge sales tax!’ One of the reasons I did a bibliography on Ron Johnson was because of his speech this past weekend. Ron partnered with Ellen DeGeneres, and used her clothing line in JC Penny stores. The...
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  • The Depiction of Lesbianism in the Media
    ABC, Ellen Degeneres came out publicly as a lesbian during the Oprah Winfrey Show. During the same time frame the character she played, Ellen Morgan, also came out during a highly anticipated episode. The episode had religious right wing organizations boycotting the show and putting pressure on the...
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  • A Life Worth Knowing
    animals. Ellen has restaurants opened that are only vegan & on her website she has links for other websites that make meat substitutes. I think Ellen DeGeneres is an important role model to the LGBTQ community she inspires them to live different lives come out so they can be happy. When I young boy...
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  • Celebrity Role Models
    " -- that's how much influence it has in your kids' lives. Role models matter. Help your kids find good ones. What it is You don't have to look much farther than the Ariel costume in your daughter's closet or the light saber in your son's toy box to know that kids emulate their favorite characters...
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  • Eths Week 7 Diversity
    sexual orientation.1990: “Common Threads,” a film about 5 people with AIDS, wins an Academy Award.1997: Ellen DeGeneres and her TV character come out. | Use your notes to aid in your responses to the questions below. You may need additional resources from the University Library to complete this...
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  • Ellen Degeneres Biography
    Biography- Ellen DeGeneres Birth: “For me it’s that I contributed… That I’m on this planet doing some good and making people happy. That to me is the most important thing, that my hour of television is positive and upbeat and an antidote for all negative stuff in life.” This was written by...
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  • Youth and Technology
    level with children’s television and video game use.” Journal of Adolescence 27.1 (Feb. 2004): 71-85. Print. DeGeneres, Ellen. “This Is How We Live.” Remix: Reading and Composing Culure Second Edition. Eds. Catherine G. Latterell. Boston/ New York: Bedford, St. Martin’s, 2010. 644-649. Print...
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  • Paris Hilton
    own ends. Of course, every follower of celebrity knows of her original Chihuahua, Tinkerbell. The heiress has since added another 16 dogs to her brood, admitting to Ellen DeGeneres on her show last year that she owned 17 dogs, and that she had to keep giving puppies away because her dogs weren't...
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  • Starbucks Csr Marketing Campaigns
    surprised at how much attention it is getting. In my humble opinion the fact about these initiatives shouldn’t cause contention and debate but rather we should rejoice in the fact that it is growing from just societal realms into the corporate realms as a positive benefit for everyone. This is...
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