Essays Tagged: "Downhill"

The Various Types of Skiing

four years in the Winter Olympics, we see professional athletes compete in many areas ranging from downhill skiing to high-speed bobsledding. We see the professionals demonstrate their spectacular ab ... lar abilities, and we try to emulate them in our own activities. In the Olympics, cross-country and downhill skiing are two very popular sports, and even non-professionals can get into them. In this e ...

(3 pages) 41 0 4.2 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Babe Ruth

when it needed it the most. Coming off of the wake of the Black Socks scandal, baseball was headed downhill. It had a bad reputation, and interest was waning. The dead-ball era was dragging on, and t ...

(4 pages) 56 0 3.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Expansion of Organized Crime.

eaboard, where companionship and alcohol seemed to go hand in hand- appeared to be going completely downhill. In response, a group of great men would put forth a miraculous effort to bring enjoyment b ...

(10 pages) 231 1 4.9 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Attacking the Economy, republicans.

in to solve the nation's problems in this year. But, if you can keep the economy from going farther downhill, we could have much more time in your second term to deal with it. Hopefully, we wont have ...

(5 pages) 125 1 3.3 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

D.H. Lawrence - "Tickete Please".

on; for a change. ( "away it starts once more on the adventure. Again there are the reckless swoops downhill, bouncing the loops: again the chilly wait in the hill-top market place again the breathles ...

(7 pages) 34 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Review of Eminems second CD The Marshall Mathers LP.

rous other events laid out in his albums make you feel, as thou his life has been going nowhere but downhill. However if those events did not occur in his life his albums may have not been so successf ...

(5 pages) 42 1 5.0 Dec/2003

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

The Six Day (1967) War

t for three Arab nations.However, many people would say that the Six-Day War was the beginning of a downhill trend for Israel. Despite all of these seemingly good things, these people would say that t ...

(7 pages) 80 0 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Challenges Facing Singapore's Workforce in the Future

way. Perhaps this is the problem with being on top of a hill, because everywhere you look, it's all downhill. This is among the main challenges faced by Singapore's workforce in the future.Singapore a ...

(3 pages) 71 0 3.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Mayor of Casterbridge, Thomas Hardy

nd them. He then becomes the Mayor of Casterbridge and hires a Mr. Farfrae after this his life goes downhill. Then, Henchard dies. But, what caused his downfall? His character? Fate? Also, how does Th ... would never have hired him and they would never have been rivals, resulting in Henchard never going downhill in the first place.Also, we see that fate is working against Henchard when he informs Eliza ...

(7 pages) 48 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

America headed downhill?

America a free nation, known around the world as a super power seems to be heading downhill fast. Since Clinton held office America has become corrupt, brainwashed, idiotic and the fr ... is holding them back is George W. Bush and the Republican Party. Why do I think America is heading downhill? Well its because murderers are forgiven because of age or culture. A Chinese man can get a ... t will be only matter of time before they find a guide and go uphill but with Kerry it will only go downhill.

(2 pages) 37 0 2.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Water Cycle

Water never stops moving. Snow and rain fall to the earth from clouds. The rain and melted snow run downhill into rivers and lakes, sometimes crashing over waterfalls. Eventually the water flows into ...

(2 pages) 30 0 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

What does the juxtaposition of act 4 with 3 in Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion highlight about change?

'how do you do', and continues to chat about the weather patterns. The conversation starts to head downhill when Mrs. Eynsford-Hill mentions that there is a lot of influenza about this spring. Forget ... her and the time of day, she is obviously falling off the edge. Everything in the conversation goes downhill from here, the Eynsford-Hills and Mrs. Higgins not knowing what to think. Towards the end, ...

(3 pages) 25 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Plato and his views on Rome

goodness. The spirituality of the Romans was fickle and not too convincing, their morale was headed downhill. All these factors contributed to the fall of the Empire, in turn, proving Plato's ideals c ...

(7 pages) 31 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

The Great Depression

ll families owned a car, which was a luxury at the time. (Ibid) Few noticed that things began to go downhill. Farmers faced declining markets because of declining European markets. The stock ma ...

(4 pages) 52 1 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > The Great Depression

Mark Twain and his style of writing

t a bed of roses. In the 1890s,Twain lost most of his earnings in financial speculations and in the downhill of his own publishing firm. To recover from the bankrupt, he started a world lecture tour, ...

(1 pages) 31 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

"Lisa, Bright and Dark".

ned to save Lisa and will stop at nothingto do so. Although this is a tragic tale of a young girl's downhill spiral, it is also a verytouching story of compassion and friendship.Lisa, Bright and Dark ...

(4 pages) 19 0 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Speech For Church

ildren are not getting adequate training in what it means to be a family. With today's values going downhill at such an alarming rate it is up to us to create a feeling of normalcy and peace for those ...

(8 pages) 6 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Surf The Earth

waiting for the holidays? Don't give me that crap! You could be sledding, skiing (cross country or downhill), or snowmobiling. When the snow flies, the possibilities are endless. Out of all awe-inspi ...

(3 pages) 6 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Historical Fiction- 70s

I was only 17 years old. I was not mature enough to see that my future was going downhill. I wish that I could have stopped everything I was doing wrong, but unfortunately I was too ...

(3 pages) 291 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Life

ong. She was soon released from her job after only being there three years. Life after that was all downhill until she was hired once again at USC, but just in another department. We had the gray clou ...

(3 pages) 268 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers