Author Archives: rafaela23

Suicide Note Poem

Whom (or what) do you blame for teenage suicides such as the one the poem describes? How might such deaths be eliminated? Parents are a huge problem for college students, they always have very high expectations for them. In many … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Guns and Grief

1. What does Rubin mean when she says that the media’s reaction to the shooting was “a spectacle nearly as obscene as the massacre itself” (1)? Do you agree or do you think she is overstating her case? She means … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Description Paper #3

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Major League Baseball Brawl

Write a paragraph suggesting ways to prevent situations such as the one shown in the picture. For example, might high fines deter players from losing their tempers? To prevent players loosing their temper during a game, they should imply stricter … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What dominant impression do you think Cezanne was trying to create? How is it different from the dominant impression created by dogs playing poker?

  In the picture there are five large fury dogs playing a game of poker. They are playing around a round circular table under a bright light in the center of the room. The room looks like it may be … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Do you believe that a homemaker who has never been a wage earner should be entitled to a Social Security death benefit for her survivors?

Yes homemakers should be entitled to a Social Security death benefit because some do work harder that others to help maintain their home and their family. I think that it is unfair because Bonnie’s mother worked her whole life milking … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Decriminalize and Legalize

       Legalizing marijuana in would result in a decrease of organized crime in the United States as well as in Mexico. Today many drug smugglers from Mexico try to smuggle drugs like marijuana into the United States. This creates a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment