The Guilty Party

The Scarlet Letter is a wonderful and not so traditional example of the good versus evil theme. What makes this a unique instance of good versus evil is that either side could be considered either one. Hester could very easily have been deduced as evil, or the “bad guy,” as she was by the townspeople. […]

TVs Affects On Children

OutlineThesis Statement: Television plays a major role in the lives of Americans, but affects children the most. IntroductionI. Violence A. MurderB. SexC. VulgarityD. SuisideII. Viewed byA. ChildrenB. TeensIII. Used as babysitterA. HoursB. ReasonConclusionToday’s society is heavily influenced by television. The violence disrupts a child’s learning process and can alter the moral beliefs that an older […]

Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth I Were Queen Elizabeth I and Catherine the Great effective rulers? Were their reign’scharacterized as good or not so well? Disregarding the opinion of those who reignedconcurrently or historians today, these two ruled their country in a time of turmoil anduncertainty! The world and the people within it were undergoing a major transition. […]


The TygerIn the poem the tyger William Blake shows a lot of symbolism, imagery, and irony. He likes to explain to his audience how he writes with all the knowledge he knows. Reading this poem makes me think of how a person feels when he is taken advantage of at work. Like when ones work […]

Role of Falstaff in Henry IV, Part One

Falstaff’s Role in Henry IV, Part OneHenry IV, Part One, has always been one of the most popular of Shakespeare’s plays, maybe because of Falstaff. Much of the early criticism I found concentrated on Falstaff and so will I. This may begin in the eighteenth century with Samuel Johnson. For Johnson, the Prince is a […]

Greek Architecture

Classical Greek Architecture is one of the most well known forms of architecture. It is broken down into three orders, the Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian. The orders are determined by the way the capitol of the column is sculpted. The Doric order, the oldest and simplest of the three orders, originated around 400 BC. It […]

Is It Ethical To Sell Cigarettes

Questions1. Ethically as we Americans have defined is not on the minds of these executives of the cigarette firms. Our society has made it ethically and legally wrong to sell cigarettes to a minor. These companies located in the United States adhere to the laws and ethical issues within our borders, so what is the […]

Tele Education

1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of Tele-education Tele-education has a longhistory beginning with systems like that for teaching children in AustralianOutback, the British Open University and other such organizations. These builton the idea of correspondence courses where course materials are sentperiodically by post and augmented the experience with broadcasts either onradio or on TV. The problem […]

The Beak Of The Finch

The Beak of the Finch The Bogus Logic of The BeakPeople who have served in the Armed Forces may be familiar with the expression, “If you can’t dazzle then with your brilliance, baffle them with your baloney.” The Beak of the Finch uses such laughable logic, it is remarkable that anyone would believe it. The […]


The daughter of an active feminist, Mary Woolstonecraft Shelley eloped with the famous poet Percy Bysshe Shelley at the age of 15, and after was continually and profoundly influenced by his words and writings. Her novel Frankenstein is named among the best written and most meaningful of the gothic works, and is one of the […]