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Professors deserve a higher salary than celebrities

Professors should be paid more than celebrities, because they express passionate dedication to further their students’ educations, unlike celebrities who selfishly live through the entertainment industry. Society elevates famous stars through their obsessions with the media, but society puts more value on celebrities than they are worth. According to ABC ...

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Greek life benefits campus

Many people question the relevancy of Greek life, but it is ultimately relavent to most colleges. Sororities and fraternities are a long-standing college tradition. Many students, however, may have mixed emotions on their relevancy. The question to be asked, then: Are fraternities and sororities important to colleges? Being an outsider ...

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Morality is not reliant on religion

There are those who believe morality comes only from the divine or as a result of religious teachings, but this is not true. The rules of behavior for each person come from what they have been raised to believe by their caregivers and their experiences in society. While some are ...

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Original movies trump adaptations

Hollywood original films present a more appealing production all around compared to adaptive movies. Adaptive movies are films with characters or storylines based on previously published books, television shows or even other movies. Original movies, however, require an innovative screenwriter to create unique ideas that have never been seen before ...

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Photo enforced speed limits are not safe

Tennessee should get rid of photo-enforced speed limits, because instead of increasing safety on roadways, they cause more safety problems. Photo-enforced speed limits have been around since 2001, but the name may be deceiving. Photo enforcers bring more revenue than they do safety. Instead of stopping reckless drivers, the camera ...

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Life is better with religion

By Drew Martin   While one can be good without God, is it possible that humanity is better with God? For the most part there’s no point arguing whether someone can be good without God. There are many examples of good people who have no belief in God. Mark Zuckerberg, ...

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