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I need to compare a modern day popular story to a greek myth.

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    Here are some excellent websites for mythology:

    And here's one that explores the influences of mythology in today's world:
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    Somewhere in here, there'll be an idea for you. Read widely.

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    Think of three or four modern popular stories. What are their themes? Then choose a Greek myth with the same or similar theme.

    What about the story of Pandora's box? Have you read any stories that show how curiosity can get a person into trouble? Or another way to read that story is that Pandora became a scapegoat for the evils of humankind.

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