The Root of All Religions – The Awe of Creation

Before you begin reading this article, please understand that nothing I am writing is with bad thought. I realize that religion is a very touchy subject and some may get offended from my statements, but I do not mean to offend. But- the time has come to put everything on the table. We can not just tiptoe around important issues that are impacting the world in ways that may not be understood until it is too late. Anger is brewing all over and religion as well as social class (which, in my opinion, are directly related) is at the top of the beef list. I am a Jew. If I were not a Jew, I might not understand the Jewish people. I may feel angry and even hateful. Do the Jews really think they are the "chosen" ones? Are you kidding? What ?! – everyone else is just here to

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Why Exotic Pets Should Not Be Banned

We all know how special interest groups can blow things out of proportion – like the nonexistent “Exotic Pet Crisis.” If you listened to some animal rights groups, you’d think keeping exotic pets is cruel, dangerous, and even bordering on treason! Before you buy that agenda, consider that a junior high student once made a convincing case for banning dihydrogen monoxide: colorless, odorless, and tasteless, it kills thousands of people every year. Most deaths are caused by inhalation, but the dangers of dihydrogen monoxide do not end there. Prolonged exposure to its solid form causes severe tissue damage. Dihydrogen monoxide is also known as hydroxl acid, is the major component of acid rain, may cause severe burns, contributes to land erosion, may cause electrical failures and decreased effectiveness of automobile brakes, and has been found in excised tumors of terminal cancer patients. This report was presented to 50 students, asking

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Factors Affecting Consumer Behavior

Consumer behavior refers to the selection, purchase and consumption of goods and services for the satisfaction of their wants. There are different processes involved in the consumer behavior. Initially the consumer tries to find what commodities he would like to consume, then he selects only those commodities that promise greater utility. After selecting the commodities, the consumer makes an estimate of the available money which he can spend. Lastly, the consumer analyzes the prevailing prices of commodities and takes the decision about the commodities he should consume. Meanwhile, there are various other factors influencing the purchases of consumer such as social, cultural, personal and psychological. The explanation of these factors is given below. 1. Cultural Factors Consumer behavior is deeply influenced by cultural factors such as: buyer culture, subculture, and social class. • Culture Basically, culture is the part of every society and is the important cause of person wants

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Distinction Between Provisions And Reserves

Reserves 1. It is created by debiting the profit and loss appropriation account. 2. It is created to meet an unknown liability, or to strengthen the financial position of the company or for equalization of dividends etc. 3. A reserve is created only when there is profit in the business. 4. It can be distributed among shareholders as dividend. 5. The reserve is created without taking into consideration the actual amount required except in the case of redemption of debentures when a definite sum is set aside. 6. Creation of reserve depends upon the financial policy of the business and discretion of its management. 7. It is usually shown on the liability side of the balance sheet as it is not a specific reserve. Provisions 1. It is created by debiting the profit and loss account. 2. It is created to meet a known liability or a specific contingency, e.g..

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