Essays Tagged: "Bowling"

"A Street Car Named Desired" by Tenneesee Williams.

rous brawling blue-collar working class common man who tolerates nothing but t he facts. Sex, beer, bowling, and poker are the only passions of Stanley's life style. He is loyal to his friends, passio ...

(3 pages) 44 0 1.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Comparison between Michael Moore's movie Bowling for columbine and an excert from his book stupid white men.

d tackling heavy issues in an in-your-face manner. His work includes the controversial documentary "Bowling for Columbine" as well as the book "Stupid White Men ...and other sorry excuses for the stat ... just one person or one thing for all that is wrong within the country.Michael Moore's documentary "Bowling for Columbine" released in 2002, takes a close look at violence in the United States today, ...

(4 pages) 107 0 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

The essay is on how the people in the elizabethan times entertained themselves with sports and games.

or fun, other games practiced skills of war (Elizabethan England).Elizabethan bowls is like present bowling. A marker called a jack was placed at the end of a field. A player would roll the bowl (the ...

(3 pages) 34 0 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Bowling for Columbine

the Rules of Engagement. And then there are Michael Moore's films - Roger and Me, and in particular Bowling for Columbine. These types of controversial films exposed raw details and facts that the pub ... l films exposed raw details and facts that the public isn't aware of until these films are made. In Bowling for Columbine this documentary not only makes your aware of gun violence in America; it make ...

(3 pages) 186 3 5.0 Apr/2004

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

Conformity, Beneficial or Harmful? An analysis of Putnam's "Bowling Alone", Thornton Wilder's "Our Town" and Andrew Ross's "Celebration Chronicles".

n is displayed through the literary works of Robert D. Putnam, Thornton Wilder, and Andrew Ross. In Bowling Alone, Putnam places factual stress on the point that high social capital can lead to pressu ...

(9 pages) 71 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Putnam's "Bowling Alone"

Putnam's "Bowling Alone" is about the trend of disengagement that is currently occurring all across America. I ... or to be employed themselves.In my opinion the workplace does a pretty good job at maintaining the "bowling" persona. I know many corporations that participate in volunteer activities, sponsor company ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Bowling for Columbine a Documentary? By: Michael Moore

Bowling for Columbine, directed by Michael Moore, brought in a gross profit of twenty-one million do ... used by fear. The argument I would like to discuss does not have anything to do with whether or not Bowling for Columbine brings up new and ingenious ideas about gun control, but whether or not these ... out editorializing or inserting fictional matter, as in a book or film. There are several points in Bowling for Columbine when Michael Moore fails to use the definition of a documentary in his film. U ...

(5 pages) 107 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Realism vs Fantasy in "A Street Car Named Desire"

Blanches is. An example of this is Stanley's main interests: gambling, drinking, fighting, sex and bowling. All of these are very realistic things to do, very down to earth. Also throughout the play ...

(1 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Bowling for Columbine"

This film was inspired by the two teenage that went bowling before the school shooting. The two boys killed 12 students and a teacher. This film is inte ...

(5 pages) 37 0 0.0 Jan/2006

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

Is "Bowling for Columbine" a real documentary?

a story of some sort andare usually made with real people, not actors.Michael Moore's documentary "Bowling for Columbine" is a very thoughtprovoking film, released in 2002, it takes a close look at v ... ges ranging from Charlton Heston speaking to the NRAto an interview with James Nicholas of Michigan.Bowling for columbine shows the good as well as the bad in relation to gunsand gun control in Americ ...

(3 pages) 57 0 4.3 May/2006

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

"The Big Lebowski" - A Modern Western?

eelchair-bound and, as the Dude points out, probably keeps a tidier house. At the insistence of his bowling buddy Walter (Goodman), the Dude attempts to obtain a replacement rug from Lebowski, and qui ... by selling her body, which Bunny offers Lebowski. The saloon in the Big Lebowski is replaced by the bowling alley. In the Western the saloon is of high importance, usually it is the unmoral place of p ...

(10 pages) 17 0 5.0 Mar/2007

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

Descriptive Essay

all the machines you need to work on your fitness. The view from the fitness center over looks the bowling alley that is next to the activities desk. The bowling alley provides entertainment for ever ... esk. The bowling alley provides entertainment for everyone providing 8 lanes and different sizes of bowling balls. There is also an arcade between the bowling alley and the activity desk that has fun ...

(3 pages) 177 5 4.5 Mar/2007

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Is NASCAR a sport?

responses:NOSure. It's a Non Athletic Sport Centered Around RednecksIt's like saying Cheerleading, bowling and golf is a sport--what a lie! Bowling and golf only consists of skills, and that's it.... Yes, and I can prove it to you. Go to Yahoo Sports and click on NASCAR at the top.Yes, just like bowling is. NASCAR requires: strength, flexibility, timing, endurance, intelligence, quick-thinking. ...

(15 pages) 30 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Japanese and Canadian Junior High Schools

o in daily lives. For examples, they must go straight home, they aren’t allowed to go karaoke, bowling or game center without any adults, and they must wear their school uniforms and tie their ha ...

(3 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Untitled

players are safe in a game. National averages even show that paintball has a lower injury rate than bowling and golf! So how did those kids in the news loose an eye? Simple, they didn't wear the right ...

(2 pages) 356 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Untitled

players are safe in a game. National averages even show that paintball has a lower injury rate than bowling and golf! So how did those kids in the news loose an eye? Simple, they didn't wear the right ...

(2 pages) 331 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Costly mistake

the booze. After many hours, we finally came up with the idea of going to the glow and bowl at the bowling ally right up the road from Matt"s house. We proceeded to round up as many people as ... ke drunken fools we wandered out the door of the house and figured out the driving situation to the bowling ally. I didn't volunteer, refusing to drive knowing that it would only cause trouble for all ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Costly mistake 2

the booze. After many hours, we finally came up with the idea of going to the glow and bowl at the bowling ally right up the road from Matt"s house. We proceeded to round up as many people as ... ke drunken fools we wandered out the door of the house and figured out the driving situation to the bowling ally. I didn't volunteer, refusing to drive knowing that it would only cause trouble for all ...

(5 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Perfect Game

The Perfect Game As I open the doors to the bowling alley I catch the smell of stale cigarettes, and I hear the distinctive sound of pins crashi ... y a 160. It just goes to that you don't have to be great to do great things. I'm not great but I go bowling because it's fun, and it gives me a chance to hang out with my friends.I like bowling becaus ... s purple and yellow, and it weighs 16 pounds which compared to most that weigh about 12. I go comic bowling with my friends every Sunday, and I take bowling at Lakeland for a gym credit.Bowling is som ...

(2 pages) 3 0 5.0 Feb/2008

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

Media Portfolio

instance a fast bowler has to bowl a maximum of 4 overs per match, in contrast to an entire day of bowling which might be on an average about 15 - 20 overs a day. We can now see that opportunity cost ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers