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In this article written by CNN staff on October 15th 2013, a 7.3 magnitude earthquake shook the country of Japan.  It was approximately 200 miles away from Japan, located in the Pacific Ocean. About three billion dollars of damages have been evaluated.  This is not the first time that Japan has had huge natural disasters hit them, making many casualties as well. In 2011, an earthquake with the magnitude of 9.0 hit the Fukushima prefectures, with about 15,000 deaths. This has had a huge impact on the country’s economy since they always have to rebuild.

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My Beautiful Launderette was filmed in London, England and tells a tale behind a tale. The main characters are 2 boys in their teenage years names Omar and Johnny who went to school together then went their separate ways. Years later while Omar was driving his uncle and his uncle’s friend home he spotted Johnny under a bridge, stops the car and gets out to talk to him disregarding the fact that Johnny’s friends were throwing themselves at the car while his uncle and company were inside.

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My Beautiful Launderette was filmed in London, England and tells a tale behind a tale. The main characters are two boys in their teenage years names Omar and Johnny who went to school together then went their separate ways. Years later while Omar was driving his uncle and his uncle’s friend home he spotted Johnny under a bridge, stops the car and gets out to talk to him disregarding the fact that Johnny’s friends were throwing themselves at the car while his uncle and company were inside.

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College drinking is a serious problem and is caused by many problems, it leads to excessive drinking and kills many students around the nation every year because of alcohol poisoning.

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Same Level – Different Standards  

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In this article found on The Guardian, written by Liz Ford, the situation about young women in Africa is exposed. Actually, it is said that the situation concerning teen marriage and pregnancy is urging, because if nothing is done to help, the high rate of pregnant teen will increase of 1 million from here to 2030. In fact, this situation is highly linked to the unequality of men and women because the 15 years old girls have almost no rights on their mariiage and even their pregnancy. Fortunately, the situation is currently held by the UN and they know what is important to do.

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          I read the article "Are First-Time Mothers Who Plan Home Birth More Likely to Recieve Evidence-Based Care? A Comparative Study of Home and Hospital Care Provided by the Same Modwives", published by Suzanne Miller, RM, MMid, and Joan Skinner, RM, PhD in the journal Birth. The objective of Miller and Skinner's study was to observe the birth outcomes of first-time mothers giving birth in hospitals and at home with the same midwives (Miller & Skinner 2012).

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In an article from the New York Times published on the 24th of september, Jeffrey D. Sachs is discusing a social issue in Africa.

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Summary: A study was done on the effects of teen pregnancy and how it affects teen mothers. This article is written about 15 year old Sandy and how teen pregnancy with the father of her child out of the picture affected her.

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Underage drinking in college is a very common but very serious matter, binge drinking in particular. The amount of alcohol related deaths in the past year remained the same even though the number of students consuming alcohol decreased. Teachers, parents and even the government notice how dangerous underage drinking has become but know little of what they can do. Some kids are starting as early as high school.

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Summary: (100 words or less description of your post, can be 1-3 most important sentences) Why do we only remember what negative things our partner’s say to us? Do you know how your brain works? What parts are affected by negative and positive thoughts? Try and make it a routine to compliment your partner daily, this will benefit the relationship immensely.   Body:

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