Lease this WebApp and get rid of the ads.
jacob thomas
3/30 Discussion
Fri Mar 30, 2012 3:58pm
150.216.132.244

To be honest I have not thought too much about the issue paper. I am not yet sure what I want to write it on, I just know that I am going to try to pick something that will interest me enough for me to do well on it. I will most likely do it on something that deals with sports. There has been a lot of controversy in sports lately such at the national basketball league’s lock out, the national football league’s lock out and a few others. These issues grab my attention over most other topics that I could pick. Both side have their own reasons and arguments that would make it easy on me to write an issue paper. I also have a prior understanding of the topics which would make it that much easier on me to get the paper done have put out a quality paper. If I were not to pick a topic along those lines I would most likely go with something dealing with human writes such as gay marriage or something like that. I would choose something like that just because I know it would be pretty easy because there is so much information on topics like this. For the topic on the locks the two sides that I would concentrate on would probably be the owners wanting to limit the players money and salary caps and the other side would the players wanting more money because they believe that they deserve more for the time and effort they put into the sport. Either way the sides can be supported very easily. And the gay marriage topic would obviously the fax that people believe that they deserve equal rights and other people think that it is not right for people of the same sex to be married together. Other topic that I just thought about is the big scandal with the UFC, the presidents of the ultimate fighting league have been getting complaints from the fighter that they are not getting paid enough for what they do considering the amount of money that the organization in bringing in now. The presidents say that they are paying the fighters appropriate amounts; they say that the fighters need to earn their chance to get the big bucks and every fighter has an equal chance to be the face on the UFC. These are just some ideas that I had for my issue paper I am not sure at all if I will even use any of these.

  • 3/30 Discussion - Andy Bates, Thu Mar 29 8:33pm
    What topic(s) are you considering for the issue paper? Why are you considering this/these topic(s)? What do you feel will be the two sides of the argument?
    • Online Discussion 3/30 - Nicole Brown, Fri Mar 30 4:17pm
      I am considering doing the same topic for my Issue paper as I did for my annotated bibliography. I would possibly consider narrowing it down to just the use of smartboards or another specific kind of ... more
    • 3/30 Discussion - Timothy Alder, Fri Mar 30 4:00pm
      I have been considering looking into whether or not violence in video games is an actual issue or if it is just a minor side effect of whether or not people will become overall more aggressive from... more
    • 3/30 Discussion - jacob thomas, Fri Mar 30 3:58pm
    • 3/30 Discussion - Joseph Guo, Fri Mar 30 3:45pm
      The topic I am considering for this assignment is ethics of stem cell research. The reason I am considering stem cell research is because ever since I have moved here I have heard debates on the... more
    • Re: 3/30 Discussion - Patrick O'Shea, Fri Mar 30 3:07pm
      I think that my topic for the issue essay is going to be the issue of whether or not people today have become overly dependent on technology. It seems to me that this is an issue that has only become ... more
    • 3/20 Discussion - Taylan Doherty, Fri Mar 30 3:02pm
      The topic I am considering for the issue paper assigned is divorce. There are many pros and cons to such a topic and it’s a relevant topic to modern families. I discovered this topic in a very... more
    • Re: 3/30 Discussion - Kaylicia Kelly, Fri Mar 30 2:58pm
      I am so glad that this is our last paper. Writing papers has always been stressful for me because writing is not really my strong point. Anyway, for the issue paper I am considering 3 different... more
    • 3/30 discussion - Amber Sanchez, Fri Mar 30 2:46pm
      The topic that I am currently considering writing about in the issue paper is the issue of mass media’s influence on the youth in America today. I have been considering this topic mainly because as a ... more
    • 3/30 Discussion - Katelyn Singleton, Fri Mar 30 2:33pm
      The topic I have chosen for the issue paper is the same topic I did my annotated bibliography on. People around the country have different opinions on inclusion of special education students in... more
    • 3/30 discussion - Brandon riley, Fri Mar 30 1:30pm
      The topic I am considering researching is experimentation of animals and testing done on them in clinical labs. I am interested in learning more about what really is going on behind the lab doors and ... more
    • 3/30 Discussion - Brennen Lieske, Fri Mar 30 1:15pm
      As far as the issue paper goes I am strongly considering writing about the effects of video games, which is the same topic I chose for the annotated bibliography. This topic is quite a popular one to ... more
    • 3/30 Discussion - Katie Hildreth, Fri Mar 30 12:55pm
      I’m considering homelessness in America and how so many people look down on them. This topic is important because, given the economy over the past couple of years, it has become increasingly... more
    • Re: 3/30 Discussion - Keona Miller, Fri Mar 30 12:44pm
      The topic I am considering most for the issue paper is abortion in teens. I feel that this would be a great topic because it has always been so controversial, especially in politics and religion.... more
    • 3/30 Discussion - Matthew Bowen, Fri Mar 30 12:02pm
      For my issue paper, I am considering writing an argument on tattoos. My reason for wanting to write on this topic is so I can learn where both sides are coming from as far as tattoos in the workplace ... more
    • 3/30 - Marilee Johnson, Fri Mar 30 10:36am
      The topic I am leaning towards most on choosing for this issue essay is social schemas and why they are still prevalent in today’s society and should they be. Gender roles have always played a part... more
    • DB 3-30 - Ashley Heavner, Fri Mar 30 9:40am
      The issue topics I am currently debating are cloning, abortion, hunting, capital punishment, and migration. I am considering cloning because besides the fact I will be in nursing school next year,... more
    • 3-30 Discussion - Alex Cosimeno, Fri Mar 30 9:31am
      For the issue paper I am considering writing about Gay Rights Equality because it is an issue that has to do with human rights and some people are not getting treated fairly. Gay people are no less... more
Click here to receive daily updates