Posts by Blaze
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Ms. Sue so can you help me on which ones or right, please.
1. Which of the following is true about the Puget Sound Lowlands? A. This region is scarcely populated and is mostly covered with protected lands and wildlife. B. It is the driest region in Washington with fewer than 22 inches of rainfall a year. C. The entire region is made ...
I do not get the question; please help. Briefly describe the significance of the Growth Management Act. How has this law affected Washington?
A child uses a rubber band to launch a bottle cap at an angle of 40.0° above the horizontal. The cap travels a horizontal distance of 1.30 m in 1.40 s. What was the initial speed of the bottle cap, just after leaving the rubber band?
In A Right Angled Triangle,one Of The Acute Angles Is 20degree Greater Than The Other. Find The Angles Of The Triangle.
Can someone please proofread my lead!
Hi this is my lead for a old court case I was assigned. The Michigan Court of Appeals finds no error in the trial courts disposition of favoring defendant Ionia Sentinel-Standard newspaper entry of summary judgment over the plaintiffs claims regarding the accidental ...
The question is What sources cited or quoted, and if so, to what effect? This is the paragraph: A few months back, while I was giving a workshop on LGBTQIA identities and safety, someone brought up the George Zimmerman trial. In the midst of our discussion, a white participant...
did I do something wrong?
Should I post my proofreading requests in one thread rather than making several?
this is another body paragraph to my research paper. can I get this one proofread as well thanks! Both Japan and the United States protect freedoms of speech and press by similar provisions in each nations constitution. For example, the First Amendment of the U.S. ...
But I guess I could include that point by talking about 'private persons'
well this is a mass media/journalism law class
Hi can someone please proofread this body paragraph of my research paper.. it's contrasting the 'fault standards' between Japan and the US In the United States, fault standard depends on the fame or notoriety of the plaintiff. A plaintiff who is a public figure has...
thank you Writeacher and Ms.Sue!
In Japan, loss of face is as important as loss of personal reputation, but there have not been many libel or slander suits, as compared with the United States. What does loss of face mean?
research help/ law
How is Japan's libel law different from the U.S. Can anyone provide me with some helpful Websites, it can't be wikipedia or the encyclopedia. I'm having difficulty finding useful sites.
can someone explain to me what the term Libel by Implication means? does it mean like libel my suggestion/ insinuation?
A student responded to my question last night, however help was not received. At any event, this was my question I struggle with sensory writing. We are to write a sense of place story based on what we saw at a site we were designated to go view.. Mine was a ballet class. ...
I struggle with sensory writing. We are to write a sense of place story based on what we saw at a site we were designated to go view.. Mine was a ballet class. Anyone mind proofreading my story. A class located in a big squared lukewarm studio with nearly 30 ballet students. ...
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my question from last night was moved to the second page. But I asked if north central would be hyphenated in AP style.. A tutor replied in what context.. This context: He was born in Zhengzhou, China, which is the capital and largest city of Henan province in north central ...
Does anyone know if north central is hyphenated AP style? my book doesn't really specify.
Where is Zhengzhou China located? Is it a urban city in the middle of China?
Ms.Sue is this better?
yes it's a pre-tournament tennis players play in before actual televised tournaments.. I double checked myself a couple times as I was reading.. LOL.
Ms.Sue is this better?
In the article The String Theory, by David Foster Wallace, there were three writing techniques that I noticed Wallace used. First, I think Wallace was informative and explanatory. He explained why there are some professional tennis players who are unknown and obscure to the ...
Sorry.. I'll do better.
Hi for my analysis on The String Theory by David Wallace Foster I had to discuss 3 writing techniques the author used and give an example. Can I please get it proofread? After reading the article The String Theory, by David Foster Wallace, there were three writing techniques ...
thanks so much Ms.Sue! I really appreciate it.
what did you mean by "I don't see any reason for the race of any people involved in Oklahoma to be mentioned?" What did you mean here? Don't they have to identify them?
Last question. Propose a different way to cover the same news events or subject without stereotyping. Is there a way? Maybe not comparing it to the Trayvon Martin case (a black male)?
Culturism is a term that describes the belief that one cultural group, whether based on ethnicity, economics, education, etc is somehow better or worse than some other cultural group. C) Consider whether culturism may be at work in the text or image: Does the overage depict a ...
OK I have a my example On August 16, 2013, three teens -- one white, and two black shot -- and killed Christopher Lane, an Australian attending school in Oklahoma, while he was out for a jog. Fox and Friends and The Daily Caller have compared it to the killing of Trayvon ...
Thank you very much, Mr. Pursley and Ms.Sue :)
Hi, I need help Identifying an example of news coverage that sterotypes a group of people and a) define the stereotype b) explain how the coverage perpetuates the stereotype? Any suggestions that I can use?
Indecency is protected under the first amendment whereas obscenity isn't.. is it protected as freedom of expression?
Well for research Kazoo county retirees pay either 0-16 percent toward their premiums for their healthcare depending on when they retired. There are about 30 retirees paying 0 percent because of a policy that eliminated premiums for retirees living below 200 percent of the ...
The question is list and explain 3 public relation activities. Take a current news story and explain how each of these would be used.. I have the first part answered for 3 public relation activities 1) Research- Define the problem, Identify public, test concepts, monitor ...
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I need this section of my article proofread one last time as I made some revisions as well as added new material.. please and thank you. Shipp is the only co-founder remaining since both Daniels and Winborne have graduated. She started off as a secretary and is currently an ...
thanks for your help! =)
parts of profile story. When she was a freshman at Western Michigan University, Shipp says she was very indecisive about what major she wanted to pursue. She started out studying in law, but she promptly lost interest in that. She then switched her major to journalism, and ...
profile story better version.
Can this one be corrected instead of the original one? thanks Shipps proudest achievement at WMU her co-founding of Young Broadcasters of Tomorrow (YBOT). She helped create YBOT with two other girls: Diamond Daniels and Juliene Winborne. She started off as a ...
This is a piece of my profile story can someone proofread it for grammar and content? thanks Shipps proudest achievement at WMU her co-founding of Young Broadcasters of Tomorrow (YBOT). YBOT is a WMU broadcasting group of students with interests in the broadcasts ...
Thanks Ms.Sue. would you say it seems bias because it's from a republicans point of view?
Hi I need help determining the significance and impact of this story from fox news Nancy Pelosi defended her rhetoric leading up to a passage of the 2010 health care law while seeking to minimize the reports to unrest in her caucus and the potential for political fallout in ...
what is broadcast television's biggest competitor? is it cable?
Thank you Ms. Sue for all your help.. silly mistakes.. hehe
I just need one more proofread.. My question is when two people have the same last name, how would you attribute them.. IE Tom and John Hoyer.. and if you see any other mistakes feel free to address by any means.. Hoyer died on at the Warner Barry Pavilion, a long-term care ...
Hoyer went on to win re-election as board president in 1998 and 2002. During his tenure as president, Hoyer was credited with championing health services for the poor provided by county government. He also expanded the countys healthy system, including the construction ...
OK I made the changes.. I think African-American would be safest. Can you proofread these other pieces as well? (1)Hoyer moved to Chicago in 1953, joining the 3rd Ward organization of Ralph Metcalfe, the Democratic committeeman and future congressman. With the support of then ...
Hi we're practicing writing news obituaries.. This is my lead.. Can you tell me if it's ok or needs work? John Hoyer Jr., Cook County Boards first black president, died Friday of complications from debilitating stroke suffered nearly two years earlier. He was 78.
for Piece/peace for the phrase "I said my piece/peace".. would it be peace or piece?
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We have to point out the significance and impact to this story: Michigan residents looking to trade in their vehicle for a new one may be in line for a tax break. State lawmakers appear poised to vote to phase out a requirement that buyers pay sales tax on the full price of a ...
thanks for your help Ms. Sue!
How was Joseph McCarthy an American Patriot? was it because he accused and pointed out those that were communists and communist sympathizers?
How does the Kent State Shootings1970 compare to and contrast to the Boston Massacre, 1770
can someone clarify this statement for me.. President Lincoln was a reluctant, censor closing newspapers and jailing "copperhead" editors who sympathized with the South, giving credence to the notion that war sometimes necessitates compromises of free expression.
leads again MsSue
thank you so much Ms. Sue I really appreciate it.
leads again MsSue
or should I add many since not all of them said that
leads again MsSue
Ms Sue.. this is just a synopsis of what the candidates said Ansari said the biggest challenge is balancing the costs of services with revenue shortfalls, Farrell said finding ways to do more with less and saving on costs, Ford said reduction of revenue while maintaining ...
Leads for Journalism
thanks ms.sue I will rewrite and post back to see if you think my lead is efficient.
Leads for Journalism
I'm having difficulties writing a lead for my speech. My speech story will be on the Portage City Council and mayor candidates regarding the city's challenges over the next two years. All their answers were different. My lead was going to simply be: Portage City ...
What is the Watergate scandal and why could this story not have happened in 2012? I know what the watergate scandal is, it was the political scandal that led to Nixons resignation where burglars who broke into the Democratic party headquarters had ties to his administration.. ...
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what's the biggest challenge to newpapers today? would it be the internet?
How is Sirius XM radio different than AM/FM.. I know AM is radio transmissions created by changing the power of the carrier wave, and FM are transmissions created by changing the speed at which radio waves are generated.
What purpose do Tabloids have in today's society?
Last news/english proofread
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Last news/english proofread
A New Jersey Chemist convicted of poisoning her husband to keep him from divorcing her was sentenced to life in prison today. Titanle Li used thallium to poison her husband Xiaoye Wang in 2010. Thallium is a tasteless, highly deadly poison that is difficult to detect in lab ...
still struggling with impact/significance An estranged daughter and her husband start a family shoot out at her parents mobile home in rural Pennsylvania leaving everyone except the womans father dead. John Frew allegedly shot and killed attackers Josephine and ...
AP style Grammar
when listing a high way.. would it be U.S. 12 or US-12 AP style?
I'm still confused.. But I will keep researching.. Thanks for your help
well we were assigned to read Wall Street Journal articles this week. is the Significance that senate democrats are trying to keep government funded beyond this month? I still don't understand the impact
Senate Democrats are discussing a shorter-term measure to keep the government funded after the end of this month. They hope to move quickly to a more permanent spending program and move past the controversial fights that have tied up both chambers of Congress for weeks. Sen. ...
news. significance and impact
Chrysler Group LLC filed for an initial public offering. This move was forced by failure of the auto makers Italian majority owner and its main union to agree on the companys value. Fiat SpA owns 58.5 percent of Chrysler, they dont want a share sale and they ...
were anti-federalists mainly southern states, and federalists were northern? did they compromise by federalists adding the bill of rights into the constitution, that way it could be ratified?
got it! thanks Ms. Sue.. I slept on this stuff in high school.. Now that I'm in college, I'm highly fascinated! :)
One last question. Why did Thomas Jefferson compete with Aaron Burr for presidency instead of John Adams when Adams only served 1 term?
so basically if Hamilton refused the deul, it would have ended his political career, and by Burr defeating Hamilton in the deul, that ended his? Probably because Burr and Jefferson were rivals as well right?
thank you Ms.Sue.. that helped a lot.. I have a 2nd question.. What is a duel? ie. Alexander Hamilton vs Aaron Burr. was it a rivalry/opposition?
what was the federalist v Democratic-Republicans.. Ie. Alexander Hamilton assumed leadership of Federalist cause and Thomas Jefferson assumed it as Democratic-Republican
well like for instance I wanted to use a quote that the new coach said.. But it was from another article.. I have ",Fleck said. after the quote
Quick question.. is there a such thing as plagiarizing quotes? can you take quotes that someone else has used in another article?
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Hi I'm writing an article and I interviewed Five WMU students asking them how they feel about the new football slogan, as well as the new football coach. Would this be an ok way to start the article? Five WMU students shared their viewpoints about the new football slogan ...
Publications on news sites
so for timemagazine. com the publication would be Time U.S.?
Publications on news sites
My professor says for each news article I read I should include the publication and date... Where would the publication be?
Former White House chief of staff William Daley abruptly dropped out of the race for Illinois governor on Monday. Daley says that he wasnt sure if he wanted to devote time to a long, hard campaign followed by four years of office. Spokesman Peter Giangreco confirmed that...
ok thanks Ms. Sue I will try and use this method for the next article.. Appreciate your help
I'm still slightly confused. ok we had to tell what the story was about, why the story is significant and what is the impact of the story. Here's what I have: In Colorado, only 22-thousand homes and businesses have flood insurance, according to the Federal Emergency ...
for my Mass Media class we have to read newspaper articles and answer Why is the story significant, and what is the impact of the story.. aren't those two the same thing? how can I answer those questions differently?
for this profile story i'm doing one of my sentences was Originally from central Indiana, Gilbert did not grow up in a diverse neighborhood, nor did she attend a diverse school system. My teacher told me to elaborate on when I say diverse.. Is this better? Growing up in ...
I'm terrible at describing things. My prof wants me to give a visual/sensory description of this Child care center I wrote a profile story on... What's some advice on writing descriptive?
Last proof read
Sorry for bugging you guys.. But can someone proof read this paragraph. Ohio Sen. Rob Portman is the first Republican senator to endorse same-sex marriage. Portman changed his views on same-sex marriage once he learned his son is gay. " I want all my children, including ...
i mean't its not ideological* being that he finally had something personal happen to him
I don't know if you guys will be able to help me with this.. but being that Sen Rob Portman is backing same- sex marriage since his son came out, could that be seen as like hypocritical, or more so ideological, being that it's now personal?
Same-sex marriage should be legalized because it is uncivilized to deny homosexuals their civil rights. The Constitution guarantees everyone equal rights and opportunities, however, gays are denied both in terms of marriage. is this better? I have support in other paragraphs
we had to take a stand on gay marriage.. can you proofread my opening and help me with revising if necessary? Same-sex marriage should be legalized because it is uncivilized to deny gay people a civil right that the Constitution guarantees everyone, equality, which means that ...
we have to give an opinion on a global issue
would End Childhood Obesity be an OK title.. or is that vague?