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  • Tecnology

    Tecnology

    The debit card is a technological development that has had a large impact on life in this country. This plastic card was introduced in the late 1980s as an alternate means to pay. Over the last few decades the debit card has changed the way our society handle financial transactions, from paying bills, making purchases, withdrawing cash to writing checks. Debit cards have increased in popularity and appear to be the way of the future.

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    Submitted: December 27, 2009 By: David
  • Ted Turner Enterpreneuring

    Ted Turner Enterpreneuring

    Born in Cincinnati Ohio, Ted Turner is one of the richest people in America today. He got there by having an idea of what he wanted to accomplish and going after it. He is the owner of two professional sports teams the Atlanta Braves and the Atlanta Hawks; he also as his hands in the Atlanta Thrashers. He is also the owner of the Turner Network television, a Cable New Network (askmen.com). Ted Turner has

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    Submitted: April 18, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Teen Binge Drinking Can Do Long-Term Brain Damage

    Teen Binge Drinking Can Do Long-Term Brain Damage

    Teen Binge Drinking Can Do Long-Term Brain Damage First of all, what is binge drinking? Binge drinking refers to the act of drinking heavily over a short period of time or drinking continuously over a number of days or weeks. If someone drinks heavily over a long period of time, they can become physically and psychologically dependent upon alcohol. Their body gets used to functioning with alcohol present and drinking can become more important than

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    Submitted: April 2, 2010 By: Andrew
  • Teen Constitiuon

    Teen Constitiuon

    Teenage Constitution Using the 6 Pillars of Character I am Katie and I am the leader of the Music Confederacy that I formed with my friends. Under the roof of my bedroom we sit upon the plushness of the shag carpeting, listening to my iPod which we call the Great Player of Music. We place you upon the plushness of my shag carpeting under the roof of my bedroom. There you listen to the people

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    Submitted: January 10, 2010 By: Stenly
  • Teen Dating Violence

    Teen Dating Violence

    If ever in your junior high or high school years you have had a boyfriend or girlfriend say to you "If you loved me..." "I didn't mean to hit you but I promise it won't happen again…" "Who's going to love you...I'm the best you'll ever get!" than you have probably been a victim of teen dating violence. Even though teen dating violence isn't a subject that is discussed in schools, it is a very

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    Submitted: May 9, 2011 By: maddyarteaga_
  • Teen Drinking

    Teen Drinking

    The drinking age in the United States is a contradiction. At the age of eighteen, one can drive a car, vote in an election, get married, serve in the military and buy tobacco products. In the United States you are legally an adult at eighteen. An eighteen-year-old, however, can not purchase alcoholic beverages. The minimum drinking age should be lowered from twenty-one in the United States. Unbelievably, the United States citizens trust their sixteen-year-old children

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    Submitted: December 27, 2009 By: July
  • Teen Drug Abuse in America

    Teen Drug Abuse in America

    Teen Drug Abuse in America Imagine you are at a social event and someone offers you drugs, maybe you ponder the thought and possibly feel a little tempted, however being a somewhat responsible adult and secure with the person you have become you refuse the said drug. Now imagine an insecure, troubled teen that's at that same social event that gets offered drugs. Since this teen is not secure with the person they are and

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    Submitted: December 21, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Teen Pregnancy

    Teen Pregnancy

    Teenage Pregnancy has been proven to be linked with premature births, a high risk of birth defects and maternal complications. Teenage pregnancy is a problem that impacts every community. The United States Department of Health and Human Services has embarked on a campaign to reduce the number of teenage pregnancies. Evidence from data released by the National Center for Health Statistics suggests that as of December 2007, the preliminary data from 2006 indicated that teenage

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    Submitted: January 13, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Teen Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    Teen Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    Teen Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases Teenage sexual activity is under looked by many people in today's society. Sexual activity at a young age is bad because many teenagers are unaware of the results that may occur. Results that could are the transfer of sexually transmitted diseases such as herpes, gonorrhea, AIDS, and Chlamydia. These results can affect the lives of people in great ways. These are mainly transmitted through teenagers because they are simply

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    Submitted: March 2, 2010 By: Kevin
  • Teen Pregnancy, the Rates Are Lowering

    Teen Pregnancy, the Rates Are Lowering

    One would think by the number of teen mothers you see these days that the teen pregnancy rate is on the rise, well that's not true. Numbers show that from 1996 to 2006 the pregnancy rates among 15-20 year olds have dropped by about 30%. This can be attributed to a number of factors such as abstinence, prescribing of birth control medicines, higher risk of STDs, and education programs. Even though some people say that

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    Submitted: February 23, 2010 By: Janna
  • Teen Sex

    Teen Sex

    Children having children, a concept that isn’t supported in our society, Even though the teen birth rate is slowly falling, there are still an estimated one million teen pregnancies in the United States alone. About 85% of these pregnancies are unplanned, which can increase the risk for problems. The biggest risk for teen mothers is delaying prenatal care or worse. Surveys show that 7% received no care at all. Because the body of a teen

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    Submitted: February 27, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Teen Sex and Contraceptives

    Teen Sex and Contraceptives

    Teen Sex and Contraceptives Parent Should Be Consulted before Teens Are Given Contraceptive Services was the Pro essay organized by The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. This organization-based in Washington D.C promotes Catholicism and provides charitable and educational services. The major thesis to the essay is the Title X program allows teenagers to receive contraceptives without the consent of their parents, but the lack of parental notification is wrong. Parents should have the right to

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    Submitted: January 30, 2010 By: Anna
  • Teen Sexuality

    Teen Sexuality

    The media is just one of the factors responsible for the increase in teen sexuality. Throughout a humans adolescents years they are subject to a number of sexual pressures. Through research I have found that peers are among the most influential. An adolescent is not limited to peer pressure though. They face pressures from the media as well. I believe that media pressure is just a influential as peer pressure. There is also other pressure,

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    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Bred
  • Teen Suicide

    Teen Suicide

    Teen Suicide Attention Getter "Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome." For some life isn't pleasant, but death will be peaceful for them so they decide to end their lives themselves. Teen suicide is a topic often looked over, but is still on the rise. As a society we need to work together to make everyone feel they are truly loved. Thesis Teen suicide, a subject not often talked about, is

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    Submitted: March 6, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Teen Suicide

    Teen Suicide

    As a young girl (14) who has dealt with lots of suicidal and depressed teenaged girls, I can say this about the ones I deal with. 1. They have lots of friends. 2. They have problems at home. ie. divorce, addictions, disease 3. They usually really enjoy drinking. 4. They have either been told they're fat/ugly, or look at themselves in the mirror and think it. 5. They are obsessed over a guy. I have

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    Submitted: May 28, 2010 By: Victor
  • Teen Violence

    Teen Violence

    Teen Violence Teen violence is a big and growing problem in our country today. Everyday we hear on the news of teenagers involved in violent crimes. Part of the reason I believe is that weapons are becoming more accessible. You can go into a ninety-nine cent store and buy a knife without any questions. Teen violence is something we must work to stop. Teens have become subject to desperation and peer pressure driving them toward

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    Essay Length: 356 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: December 30, 2009 By: Stenly
  • Teenage Curfew

    Teenage Curfew

    Teenage Curfew A majority of parents and public want to put a teenage curfew into effect, assuming it will avert alcohol and drug abuse from teens. Most curfew policies require teens under 18 years of age to be home at certain hours at night, unless they have a legitimate excuse or are accompanied by a parent/guardian. By reducing the number of youth on the street during certain hours, curfews are thought to lesson the number

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    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Monika
  • Teenage Life

    Teenage Life

    People who are nostalgic about childhood, were obviously never children. Few people can remember the truth about adolescence. Their minds "censor" their memories; and have them believe that being a teenager was was one big party, free of cares and responsibilities. Well let me say this, you couldnOt be more wrong if you had a lobotomy. There aren't that many adults around who realise what adolescence was really like. The anguish, the fear, the anxiety,

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    Submitted: February 12, 2010 By: Max
  • Teenage Sex

    Teenage Sex

    Today teenagers are more familiar with sex, have more sex partners, and are engaging more in unprotected sex than any other generation. When teenagers engage in unprotected sex they fail to seek out all the consequence that may follow from having unprotected sex, one of the consequences is getting pregnant. Teenage pregnancy is an overwhelming problem in the United States. Over one million American teenagers become pregnant each year this means that 1 in 10

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    Submitted: April 5, 2010 By: Edward
  • Teenagers

    Teenagers

    Teenager is the stage where the physical and mental condition of a person develops which occurs between childhood and adulthood. Teenager is connected with adolescence. It is a stage of maturation. It starts at age 13 for boys and 12 in girls. It is a time when an individual begins to function independently of their parents. Teenager is a word commonly used which is also related to teen, youth, young adult and emerging adult. Puberty

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    Submitted: January 11, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Teenagers in Depression

    Teenagers in Depression

    It has come to my attention, that there are quite a few, or need I say many people who have problems with themselves and are in a state of depression. There are many stories that I have read and also dealt with myself about the different causes of this extreme low self esteem. Why does it seem like no one understands us? Why do we have to feel this way? The solution is to simply

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    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Edward
  • Teenagers Under the Infulence

    Teenagers Under the Infulence

    Teenagers under the Influence How many teenagers do you know that drink. I know I know quite a few people that drink. Did you know that the leading cause for teenage death is drinking and driving now? Or what it does to your body, mind, and life. Well I think I am about to startle you with the hard facts about drinking that I am about to share with you! Teen years are intense, but

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    Submitted: March 14, 2010 By: July
  • Teens and Booze

    Teens and Booze

    THE BEER INDUSTRY was quick to denounce a recent report by the Institute of Medicine on underage drinking. This is hardly surprising, as the report recommended new taxes as part of a broad campaign to reduce the amount of alcohol consumed by American youth. The predictable controversy over many of the specific recommendations should not blunt the impact of the report, an eye-opening document that raises the question of how this problem has gone largely

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    Submitted: May 11, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Teens in High School

    Teens in High School

    Today, it is rather universal to find young adults working while in high school. There are several reasons why an adolescent might want to, or even have to, work while there also going to school. Throughout the world, it’s not uncommon that you find children and young adults working to help in financing their households because it is a must. However, in the United States, most young adults are easily influenced with the material wealth

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    Submitted: May 24, 2010 By: Tasha
  • Teenstuff Magazine Management

    Teenstuff Magazine Management

    Introduction: The report is about Teenstuff Magazine. The magazine was established 9years ago in Egypt by Manal El Mahdy to target teenagers in high school and university. Later on the magazine became more tailored to the high school youth. The purpose of the report is to analyze the management of this organization through review of it's external and internal environment, mission statement and SWOT analysis. Interviews were carried out with the assistant marketing manager Sandra

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    Submitted: February 15, 2010 By: Monika
  • Teh Use of Product Placement Within Film

    Teh Use of Product Placement Within Film

    The use of product placement within recorded visual media. Does it interfere with the film? And, Does it work? When producing a film budget is a huge factor to consider. Product placement can create a large amount of the films creative budget. Film has always been used as a form of entertainment but since the 1980's product placement has become more of a regular occurrence within this media. (The Truman Show, 1998) is a great

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    Submitted: May 4, 2011 By: matweeks
  • Television

    Television

    When my family's only television set went to the repair shop the other day, my parents, my sister, and I thought we would have a terrible week. How could we get through the long evenings in such a quiet house? What would it be like without all the shows to keep us company? We soon realized, though, that living without television for a while was a stroke of good fortune. It became easy for each

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    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Television

    Television

    American children watch an average of three to fours hours of television daily. Television can be a powerful influence in developing value systems and shaping behavior. Unfortunately, much of today's television programming is violent. Hundreds of studies of the effects of TV violence on children and teenagers have found that children may: become "immune" or numb to the horror of violence, gradually accept violence as a way to solve problems, imitate the violence they observe

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    Submitted: December 5, 2009 By: regina
  • Television

    Television

    Television is something almost every household has these days. It is not something that is necessary and people can become unhealthy from sitting around for hours. People should watch not so much television. Television is an unhealthy obsession that is making many children depressed, obese, racist and sexist. Television does not only affect health and emotion, it affects children's school performance. Young children are very easily influenced by television characters, and many of these characters

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    Submitted: January 28, 2010 By: Mikki
  • Television

    Television

    TELEVISION We have at least a television in our home. television allows us to hear and see events as soon as they happen. If our grandma's mother or father see TV, they'll surprised and say 'This is diablo's machine!'. We watch TV at least two hour in a day. HOW WORKS TV? When a TV program is broadcast the sound and picture are sent out simultaneously by two different radio systems. The TV camera takes

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    Essay Length: 294 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: June 11, 2010 By: Vika
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