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Father: Blanche, how do you account for the rapid
changes taking place in such a few years in the ball room?
Blanche: Why, father?
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produce a poorly written paper and still achieve high test scores if they use qualities the AES
system has (sometimes bewilderingly) identified as good writing.
In essence, to write a bad essay and get a good score, the student would have...
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M: Yeah and that might be the way some parents unconsciously parent because they are still
nurturing their own child that didn‘t get heard. And it‘s with stuff. That‘s the crime, its with
stuff, not with sitting...
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I: Okay, so are you able to recall a situation where you felt pressure to conform.
M: Yeah, that Camp Canary. And she ended up going.
M: But I think that‘s uh, and like with the graduation, whether...
As a young creative director, I was tasked with creating a web development
process for a small web software startup company. Small businesses would
hire us to design their website, and then they would subscribe to our online
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certain songs, watch certain TV programs and I know for the longest time it really worked
and I remember telling Amy when she was really little telling her ‗you are not going to be
able to do things that other...
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I: Now did you ever feel pressure to conform to the consumer culture in any way, or did you
feel you had to dig in your heels even more because he would go to the opposite extremes.
E: Oh yeah, you know, when she was...
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I: Exactly. Okay so we‘ve covered the questions as far as struggles with raising your children
with values and responsibilities. Do you have anything else you want to say with that. It
seems that in some ways your...
the newspaper ran the letters exactly as they had been written. It didn't take long to
figure out why.
For starters, the 25 students spelled "vandal" in nearly as many ways. "Dear
Vandales" went one letter, "I really think that you were tuped...
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and Web Page Design
you will need to make changes to the style
sheets. Try changing the position rules and pad-ding
to see what effect those changes have on
your page. The different browsers handle HTML
tags differently so...
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I: So you think I have radical ideas about how to raise my children but I still have to live in
K: Exactly. I just had Noah‘s boy scout troop over and I don‘t have a kid friendly snack
here other than...
2 Chapter 1
The Internet and the Web
In today’s world, it is the rare person who has
not had some exposure to the Internet and the
World-Wide Web. According to recent research,
as of the year 2004 there were only about 20%...
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M: Be there. Be there. Be specific. You can‘t just say, how was your day. The way we get
into it at the dinner table is by saying, Okay, who got into trouble today? IT‘s specific. It
starts with theis acrchaic...
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and said maam you just need to take better care of you children and I said first of all that‘s
the wrong answer, and you‘re saying exactly, you are the people I have to watch out for.
This is a minor child. You...
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they didn‘t get the strong foundation they might not recognize something as being wrong
and fall that way and get sucked in very quickly.
I: It seems to me, if you could use a word to describe it, would it be,...
Emotional Manipulation and Psychopathy 2
Psychopaths are thought to be manipulative, unemotional, superficial and impulsive. Individuals fitting these traits can be seen in many places in society. There is something amazingly magnetic...
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T: Just to not give your kids every single thing they ask for. I think that stretches them and
helps them realize that life isn‘t always like that. And we have to work for things. And my
kids I think do have a better...