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Give a Speech at Drama Grad

Today was the day of the drama grad ceremony, and, therefore, the day when I was to give my speech celebrating my achievements as a program of one person. 344 more words



sermons of fire
expounded by guns
sleeping in chaos
I woke up
but was told to
Zip it.

the hand of god
would have wavered… 100 more words



যত গর্জে ততো বর্ষে না। যদি তাই হতো তবে, দুনিয়া থেকে পাপ এবং সব পাপিষ্ঠ মানুষগুলো ধ্বংস হয়ে যেতো।


Freedom of Speech: What Side Are You On?

If you’ve been on the internet for any significant period of time, you’d know that the classic liberal concept of ‘freedom of speech’ continues to be a hot-button issue. 828 more words

Character of the Week: Demosthenes of Athens

Greek, Athenian statesman most noted for his speeches against Alexander the Great’s father, Philip of Macedon, collectively known as “philippics.” He shaved half his head to prevent himself going out in public until he had learned to speak without lisp or stammer, and practiced orating with pebbles under his tongue to enhance pronunciation and by the sea to master projection and rhythm. 28 more words


Not my anger

On one occasion the Blessed One was dwelling at Rājagaha in the Bamboo Grove, the Squirrel Sanctuary. The brahmin Akkosaka Bhāradvāja, Bhāradvāja the Abusive, heard: “It is said that another brahmin of the Bhāradvāja clan has gone forth from the household life into homelessness under the ascetic Gotama.” Angry and displeased, he approached the Blessed One and abused and reviled him with rude, harsh words. 438 more words


1850 - Millard Fillmore

Summary of speech:

Millard Fillmore assumed office in July, 1850 after the death of Zachary Taylor, who served little over a year in the office of President.  41 more words

Inaugural Address