Free Essays on If I Were A Clown

  1. Clown Punk

    making a few pence. The father tells the children to remember the 'clown punk' although his reason is unclear. The philosophical tone of the poem would suggest that the speaker wants his children to look past the decay of the clown punk and see his inner tragedy and humanity. The image of the windscreen...

  2. Clown Phobias

    Clown Phobias Tamarra Nelson CTU Sociology 120 Demetris Chaney February 19, 2014 Clown Phobias I interviewed several people over and under 40 year olds and most of them have the same input on clowns but there was a few that had a very bad experiences and do not like clowns at all. ...

  3. It the Clown

    Three reasons why the clown called it is my favorite movie. The first reason why the clown called it is my favorite movie is because it is a horror movie. Second reason why is because it has a clown in it (even though I hate clowns). And finally is because it is gruesome. Three reasons why this...

  4. The Horror Clown

    Outline I Introduction a The history of clowns b Examples of modern horror clowns c Thesis statement II Comparing early clowns to horror clowns a Skills and character traits of early clowns that can be seen in today’s horror clowns b Negative incidents of clowns in history i The “parasite” ...

  5. Hamlet and Clown Song.

    First Clown 1 Is she to be buried in Christian burial that 2 willfully seeks her own salvation? Second Clown 3 I tell thee she is: and therefore make her grave 4 straight: the crowner hath sat on her, and finds it 5 Christian burial. Third Clown 6 How can that be, unless she drowned herself...

  6. This Is How I Have Prepared for My Future

    ribbons and clown caps. Soon they were all busy in decorating the hall. The staff with utmost care helped my mother in tying balloons, ribbons and soon the house was made ready. She helped me to make invitation cards and to fill them up with names. She made a list of all the friends I wanted to invite...

  7. Explaining Mysteries in a Story

    Intrigue with the death of a clown, living with a baboon. People hiding behind truth and suspicion. Ancient cults lurking in the shadows as some hide in plain sight. There are many odd scenarios to the story “The God of Dark Laughter”. When reading the story one has to think like a detective and...

  8. Biography john wayne gacy

    parents were Danish and Polish. He had a normal childhood with the exception of a violent relationship between and his father that had left him with a desire for his father’s approval. He was an abusive child; Gacy’s father was a drunk. His father would beat him and his siblings if they were believed...

  9. Humour in Tragedy

    is first introduced in an exchange with Claudius in Act 1, Scene 2. King: How is that the clouds still hang on you? Hamlet: Not so, my lord; I am too much I’ the sun. Hamlet makes a pun on the words “sun” and “son”, yet Claudius does not seem to catch on ; “Good Hamlet, cast thy nighted colour off...

  10. The Fighter Analysis

    class American families. The charm of the movie is due to the directing and performances, as I do not think the screenplay was the highlight of the movie, as the story seemed predictable. However, there were scenes that did stand out and others that bothered me. When they see the title of the film...

  11. Mcdonaldization

    Ul Nurkhanov ENGU 111 Lana Cook McDonaldization of America and I. As I scroll through of my short existence, I recall my first experience in the “contact zone” (501) which, Pratt explains in “Arts of the Contact Zone”, as the interaction through which "peoples geographically...

  12. Just Live

    now back, the same sparkle that I hadn’t seen in years, yet was so easy to recognize. I had endured a very mean, nasty, and not to mention juvenile divorce between my abusive sperm donor (I don’t even give him the pleasure of calling him my father) and my mom. The day I found out that my dad, Sam, had...

  13. A Cask of Amontillado

    Cask of Amontillado” 1. Bricking someone up for an unspecified insult is shocking, yet by today’s standards, how shocking is the story? How shocked were you? "The Cask of Amontillado" is a short story basically about revenge. Montresor came up with a revenge upon Fortunato for an insult. Montresor...

  14. Tomorrow when the war began

    A theme that I found important in the extended text Tomorrow, When the War Began, by John Marsden was change. Change is when people have things happen to their circumstances and are forced to think or believe differently. Change was important because it was a dominant theme in the novel as the characters...

  15. Work-22222

    specially I mean youngsters, who have just finished school and starting their career life, who say that they won't even go outside for less then fifteen thousand for month. It's wrong attitude, because if you don't have any practical experience, then how can you demand that much. When I started my career...

  16. My Philosphy of Education

    Philosophy of Education I believe the goal of education is to enable students to grow into productive and compassionate members of society. I want my students to become people who can contribute their skills and ideas towards improving the world in which they participate. I want my students to understand...

  17. Clown Phobia

    Coulrophobia “Clown Phobia” Informal Learning Experience Shalunda Lester University Of Phoenix Coulrophobia “Clown Phobia” Informal Learning Experience Coulrophobia also know as clown phobia is very common in children. The University of Sheffield conducted a study in 2008 and concluded that...

  18. Downfall

    with two soldiers on guard at a palace platform. These two, Barnardo and Francisco, were stiff and untrusting, which already shows us that the plot had already spun even before the play had started. In end of Act I, scene i, we learn of the death of the previous King, which we can allude to the tense atmosphere...

  19. the clown punk

    ‘The Clown Punk’ by Simon Armitage Learning Objectives: AO1: Respond to the using details from the poem to support your opinion AO2: Analyse the writers’ methods (language, structure and form) and the purposes of these methods Pre-reading Activity Look at the pictures below and state your...

  20. My 5th Birthday

    the kids were happy,and the music was wow! It was time to choose the singer for the birthday song her, Aunt Sally, she sang and every one else joined in. Ten minutes later, I ask my mom, “ Where’s the entertainment where’s the clown I want it. I want it now”! My mom replied,” The clown is missing...

  21. Born to Be a Killer

    they come from and how can they be identified so they can be stopped and controlled? Are you a serial Killer. Can you answer this question correctly. I girl goes to her mother funeral. While attending the funeral she sees the man of her dreams. She was not able to get his phone number or give him her...

  22. Letter to My Love

    the Lady Olivia, friends? {text:bookmark-end} {text:bookmark-start} Ay, sir; we are some of her trappings. {text:bookmark-end} {text:bookmark-start} I know thee well; how dost thou, my good fellow? {text:bookmark-end} {text:bookmark-start} Truly, sir, the better for my foes and the worse {text:bookmark-end}...

  23. A Look at the Dark Side

    Ever since I can remember I have had a fascination with aliens, werewolves, vampires, ghosts and of course zombies. I remember watching R. L. Stine’s ‘Are You Afraid of the Dark?’ every weekday after coming home from school. My fascination has not changed in the least bit. As I mentioned in my introduction...

  24. MariaNotte compare contrast rough draft

     Maria Notte Compare/Contrast Halloween and Prom Rough Draft Everest College Phoenix Online Composition I – 1029 Compare/Contrast Halloween and Prom Which holiday celebrates harvest around a bonfire, monster carved pumpkins, candy sales that soar to the millions, and costumes that...

  25. The Monstrosity of Adolf Hitler

    blossoming career as a German Politian, as a member of the Nazi’s party, Hitler proposed the Nazi party program which consisted of twenty-five points which “[were] presented at a public meeting on February 24th, 1920, with over two thousand eager participants.” (Grobman) “Revoking the Versailles Treaty, confiscating...

  26. Should Batman Kill the Joker? - Summary

    reason being, that they are still a human and no one is a perfect person. I would think many of those criminals are like the Joker, killing for fun or the joy of doing harm to innocent people like you and me. Why do they do it? I don’t really know why, but like them many, of us have different reasons on...

  27. Anti-Semitism in the U.S.A.

    Oh the Protestants hate the Catholics, and the Catholics hate the Protestants, and the Hindus hate the Muslims, and everybody hates the Jews.1 I can scarcely fathom, living in the 21st century of the Common Era, the notion that anti-Semitism is alive and well in the USA. Sue & Sue (2008) offer scathing...

  28. The New Land

    summer sun, I trudged home unenthusiastically. As the bell rang on the last day of school, the others were excited to start their summer vacations that would be filled with excitement. For me, it was just going to be another summer, waiting nearly three months to see my friends again. I finally reached...

  29. Supermodel: Visual Comparison of Cindy Sherman's and Marlene Dumas

    is unimportant, they are anonymous. However despite their performance are they really as psychotically happy as them seem? Bruce Charlie Johnson a clown expert said ‘they can contain exaggerated traits in their personalities, one he wishes he had and ones he has observed in others’ Cindy Sherman has...

  30. Australian Playwrights Use the Stage as a Mirror to Reflect the Social and Personal Insecurities of Their Time.

    live performances and real footage of the Australian plays, ‘Ruby Moon’ by Matt Cameron and ‘A Beautiful Life’ by Michael Futcher and Helen Howard, I have recognized that Australian playwrights use the stage as a mirror to reflect the social and personal insecurities of their time. The playwrights have...

  31. Reflective Journal Assignment

    the relations between humans. “Carnival” refers to the Caribbean and often includes language and dress, as well as the presence of a madman, fool, or clown. Latin American magical realists explore the bright, life-affirming side of the carnivalesque. The reality of revolution and continual political upheaval...

  32. Edgar Allan Poe - 1

    thinking. From the very beginning of the story, the first line starts off by saying, “The thousand injuries of Fortunato I had borne as I best could; but when he ventured upon insult, I vowed revenge,” the theme of revenge is clearly visible. Montresor, who is also the narrator of the story, wants to plot...

  33. When I Finished My High School 2

    Salah 10/8/2014 Why I has chosen the specific major to moderate into and what specific direction the student plans to take my studies in the field. When I finished my high school, my parents asked me about the specialization (major and minor) that I want to study. Immediately I answered "Biology"...

  34. The Joker Is King-Batman

    Nolan Watching The Dark Knight on a big screen is an experience comparable to few other pleasures one can think of immediately. I honestly can't remember the last time I felt this satisfied coming out of a film. What's genius about director Christopher Nolan's latest Batman installment is that it's...

  35. Evil Clowns

    (http://the_evil_clowns.tripod.com/) Like the Masons, the Clowns have a super-secret society with apparently odd rituals. The Clowns began in medieval England as a Celtic tribe called the "Klauns" who scared off their enemies by painting their faces white, their noses red, making their hair really...

  36. Four Days: a Close Analysis

    minimized to the narrator by using the first person perspective, reducing the vastness of the tragedy yet simplifying the moment. In this essay I will analyze a passage from the story in detail and go over the themes of equality, death, anti-war statements, and religion. One of the most...

  37. Theatre of the 21st century

    with reference to its original performance conditions. The play we saw was twelfth night and there were many modern aspects to the play that moved the play into the 21st century. However there were also elements of the play that remained in original performance conditions. Although it is important...

  38. Dark Knight Review

    Last night I went to the midnight showing of “The Dark Knight” and to be honest with you, I expected a little more. Let’s be honest folks with the unfortunate death of Heath Ledger there how’s been a lot hype about ‘The Dark knight.” This movie is a good movie, but to say it’s the best movie of 2008...

  39. A work of fiction (work in progress)

    Where do I start with how many things are wrong with this particular scene? I’m running for my life with these two clowns, who I somehow got mixed up with. My life has always been a bit of a joke, leading to the same punch line, every day, and yet I feel that today might be the final joke in...

  40. Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer

    himself. Huck is amazed by how brilliant Tom is. What a head for just a boy to have! If I had Tom Sawyers head I wouldnt trade it off to be a duke, nor mate of a steamboat, nor clown in a circus, nor nothing I can think of (p. 236). It isn't simply that Tom is smarter. It is that Tom often makes...

  41. Revelations

    REVELATIONS <i> "Dark future ahead of me, that's what they said, I'd be starvin' if I ate all the lies they fed, `cuz I've been redeemed from your anguish and pain, a miracle child I'm floatin' on a cloud. `Cuz the words that come from your mouth you're the first to hear. Speak words of...

  42. Even A Clown Can Do It: Cirque du Soleil Recreates Live Entertainment

    Case Analysis Even A Clown Can Do It: Cirque du Soleil Recreates Live Entertainment Cirque du Soleil is a Canadian entertainment company which was created in 1984 by a group of young street performers. Daniel Gauthier and Guy LaLiberte are the founding Co-Presidents of Cirque du Soleil who self-described...

  43. History of Clowns

    History of Clowns David Ball What do you think of when you hear the word clown, you may think of the circus or a striking fear that could paralyze you in your tracks. A clown really is "a familiar comic character of pantomime and circus known by his distinctive makeup and costume, ludicrous antics...

  44. Bertolt Brecht Life and Influences

    important materialist writer of our time." As Jameson among others has stressed, "Brecht is also ‘Brecht’"—collective and collaborative working methods were inherent to his approach. This 'Brecht' was a collective subject that "certainly seemed to have a distinctive style (the one we now call 'Brechtian')...

  45. Coulrophobia

    1 While conducting my interviews on Coulrophobia, I discovered it to be extremely fascinating in the answers that I have accepted. The individual that I talked with that was under the age of 40 had provided for them me the accompanying...

  46. Never Say Never

    STORY I never dared to say a word or speak at them. I had no choice and didn't know what to do. The first day of high school was like the first day of my life maybe my situation would have stopped, But no it didn’t it became worse and worser . I could remember the first day of school in primary I was...

  47. Queen And Clown Play Response Speech

    30, 2014 Speech 111 M. Carlos The Queen and the Clown – Response Paper Attended show: September 27 (2PM) This comedic play was an original piece that was produced to raise awareness for bipolar disorder. The Queen and the Clown was directed by Tamar Lopez who she herself has the psychological...

  48. School Uniforms and Viloence

    In material terms, the clothes that children wore to school were predicated upon their class status (Brunsma n. pag.) . Late in 1980, Washington, D.C., mayor Marion Barry began discussing with his administration the possibility of a proposal of a standardized dress code for D.C.'s public schools....

  49. Childhood Monsters

    deep frown set in his face. He looks into the crowd of parents, staring at an unsettling man in a tan, neutral, and black clown suit, with the big red nose and worn down red clown shoes.   A little girl in a school uniform sits in a booth, a princess balloon tied to a backpack, peering out of the cafe...

  50. Cruel and Unusual Punishment or Justice

    Wisconsin. The United States used to set executions out in the public as a warning for other offenders. But people protested that the executions were to cruel and bloody, so in order to make the executions more humane legislators passed for lethal injection to be used. Methods of execution have varied...

  51. Telfer Clowns and Hyenas

    My favorite poem was by Robbie Q. Telfer about Clowns and Hyenas. I thought it was a great comparison to many stage related jobs such as poets, comedians, and acto rson the way they might be feeling towards the audience and their critics during their routine. It made me feel alone and singled out...

  52. Fear Of Clowns

    I have developed an irrational fear of being killed by clowns due to the way movies and music often portray them for the teen and adult audience. I established this fear around the age of twelve when I first watched Stephen King's IT, a horror movie. In the story, an evil clown by the name of Pennywise...

  53. Self Paper

    was the end of the school year, and Doug and I were in the gym, with the rest of the school. I was not sure why they were having everyone meet in the gym, according to Doug, “they were having some awards and reception for the geeks,” and by this I think he meant the school band and some of the...

  54. Swirl of Colors

    the young tree, waiting to mature and be cultivated. She too will eventually get to show brighter colors. "They are the only ones who understand me. I am the only one who understands them. Four skinny trees with skinny necks and pointy elbows like mine. Four who do not belong here but are here" (Cisneros...

  55. Whatever

    ------------------------------------------------- I have wrestled since I was in middle school. My parents have always been hesitant with me on any type of contact sport, they would rather have me play soccer or run in the cross county team like my relatives did. I wanted to be different than them I wanted to be a wrestler. ...

  56. The Wig

    [pic] The Hair piece The results were shocking. Monica's hair stuck straight out in all directions. “What am I going to do?” cried Monica. “I can't go to school like this. I look like a clown!” “Maybe a haircut will help,” suggested her mother. Monica cried all the way to the beauty...

  57. Unusual Museums

    about the history of the medical treatment of teeth. Visitors can see some frightening devices that once were used to remove infected teeth. They also can see sets of teeth made of animal bone. They were made for a famous American -- the first President, George Washington. Most people do not consider a...

  58. Why I started drawing

    Carlo English 101A Due: Tuesday, September 23rd The Influence of Art I was fortunate enough to spend the first 11 years of my life in Grand Rapids, Michigan: home of streetcars, freezing winters, and humid summers. My family and I lived in a standard sized cobblestone house surrounded by thick bristled...

  59. Life's Impact on Motivation

    Throughout my life I have been driven by both and I will tell you about some small motivations but also a big circumstance that has motivated me. I was born in Baltimore Maryland on July 7th, 1994. My family and I lived outside of Baltimore in a small town. We would move to Maine when I was five years...

  60. Clown

    Clown a performer, usually in a circus, who plays the fool, performs practical jokes, and does tricks to make people laugh. Other names for clowns are buffoon, jester, fool, conjurer, mirthmaker, tumbler, gleeman, mime, actor, harlequin, merry counselor, comic,...