Essays Tagged: "Baseball bat"

An imaginative response to the song "Ironic" by Alanis Morisette.

had got used to the pain, the digging in his side, it was as if he was repeatedly being hit with a baseball bat. He would lye there staring out of the same window, looking at the same buildings, thin ...

(2 pages) 82 1 4.3 Apr/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

2pac Shakur's life.

, with his sister. He always led a violent life; April 5, 1993, he assaulted a fellow rapper with a baseball bat. October 31, 1993, he was charged with shooting two off duty police officers. The charg ...

(2 pages) 94 0 3.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

R. v Burns case Breif

Rafay could get insurance money for their deaths. It is claimed that Burns beat the victims with a baseball bat while Rafay watched (para.10). They threw their cloths away and took a bath to wash awa ...

(7 pages) 152 0 4.3 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

The Physics of Baseball.

The Physics of BaseballPhysics is the science of matter and energy and of interactions between the two. Physics can ... electricity, etc.) that modify the general properties of bodies, natural philosophy. The Physics of baseball can be looked at by examining the many different elements of the game, such as: the aerodyn ... at by examining the many different elements of the game, such as: the aerodynamics of the spinning baseball, overall hitting science, the dynamics of the baseball-bat collision, and the peculiar acti ...

(10 pages) 156 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Acid House, by Irvine Welsh

ey arrive Jock has second thoughts and tries to bail out but Gary persuades him not to. Jock gets a baseball bat from the boot and they knock on his door. They get a shock when Withworths son answers ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Seminar Paper on The Shining

Torrance, the axe-wielding Homer; in the role of Wendy, is his wife Marge, defending herself with a baseball bat, their sensitive telepathic son Danny has been upstaged by the wise-cracking Bart. Alon ... family and turns on them. Marge, trying to protect herself and her children, defends herself with a baseball bat after breaking into an emergency case - "BREAK GLASS IN CASE OF SPOUSAL INSANITY" (Groe ...

(5 pages) 37 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

White Supremacy Breeds Hate and Violence

e nothing to do. They walk into a neighborhood where they know the enemy lives. One of them takes a baseball bat and bludgeons the victim, and the others join in. That's a hate crime" (Hill B.1). Dr. ... y, or not at all" world. He was violently beaten at age 12 by a group of three black teenagers with baseball bats. The police report says that he was chased and beaten for at least 45 minutes. He spen ...

(6 pages) 54 0 4.6 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Memories: Lost and Found

ng right by me, as if expecting me to turn into an alien. There was a girl, about my age, wearing a baseball glove and a New York hat. On my other side, there was a boy, maybe a little bit older than ... was a boy, maybe a little bit older than me, wearing a dark blue wind-breaker jacket and carrying a baseball bat. Why are they just staring at me? Who in the world are they? Well, no doubt they could ...

(4 pages) 28 2 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

A Perfect Swing

around. After the bat comes around pick up the ball and react to the situation.In conclusion, every baseball player tries to master these techniques in their own little special ways. If you master the ...

(2 pages) 347 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Cartoon Violence

w, ah say, listen up. Nice boy, ah say, nice boy, but not too bright." The rooster proceeds to take baseball bat, lift the tail of sleeping dog and beat his rear end ruthlessly. The child laughs, as t ...

(2 pages) 10 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Catcher In The Rye

he discovers that his only brother -- Alec -- has died in a car accident. Furious, he takes Alec's baseball bat, upon which Alec had written innumerable limericks, and breaks all the windows in the C ... and breaks all the windows in the Caulfield's garage. This is the bat with which they used to play baseball in a field of rye during the summer. Holden pitched, Alec played catcher.Holden drops out o ...

(1 pages) 484 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Playing for Their Country: Baseball During World War II

“The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It has been erased like a blackboard, ... y like an army of steamrollers. It has been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. This field, this game: it's a part of our past, Ray. It reminds of us ... Earl Jones, Field of Dreams, 1989IntroductionSince the time of the American Civil War, the sport of baseball has been, and continues to be an important piece of American popular culture. Most American ...

(7 pages) 21 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Baseball (avoiding Injuries)

Avoiding Injuries One ball with a sewn cloth cover, a baseball bat made from wood and a heavy glove made of rawhide. These are all objects used in the gam ... and a heavy glove made of rawhide. These are all objects used in the game of baseball. When playing baseball there are only 2 teams, one team plays defense and the other team plays offense. If you do ... ly 2 teams, one team plays defense and the other team plays offense. If you do not know how to play baseball then you might get injured. When you play defense 9 players are required on the fiel ...

(7 pages) 458 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Blades Of Grass

The feeling was like someone had pushed me from the left and then hit me in the chest with a baseball bat. The front tire had blown out and like a scared little child I grabbed onto the front b ...

(2 pages) 411 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Dreams Leading to Denial: Revision on Kovic Ron "Born on the Forth of July"

true. Do dreams ever come true? How about people who dreamed of becoming doctors, business owners, baseball players, or firefighters, but life forced them to go to a war to serve their country and wh ... ery important principle: " Play fair but play to win" (Ron Kovic, 50). Later he started thinking of baseball, swinging a baseball bat in front of the mirror. He daydreamed of becoming a hero and playi ...

(4 pages) 478 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Adolescent Offenders

ember 26, 2001, for some unexplainable reason, both boys took part of murdering their father with a baseball bat while he slept, and fire consumed his body. While the fire was being extinguished, Alex ...

(2 pages) 14 1 3.0 May/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law