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Be Fierce

Societal Norms In order to make society work, we must fit into social norms.  Attitudes like this often push up one set of people while pushing down another set.  Life is hard enough already.  You can look at how society has pushed down people so much.  For a fantastic example look at the television show Mad Men.  Mad Men is a sort of time capsule showing us what life was like in the 1960s.  We see women constantly be put down and made to stick to their correct place in society.  When a woman dares challenge society's place and wants more for herself, that is when she becomes an outcast or dare I say, Bitch?  Alas, you say, that is a...

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Apex Predator - The Wolf

What Does the Wolf Fear? What does a wolf fear most? Quite high on the food chain, there are not many predators who will take on a wolf, let alone a wolf pack. Wolves are pack animals, and besides environmental and weather factors, such as droughts or food scarcity, wolves are not afraid of much. However, they are afraid of humans. The Big Bad Wolf Wolves have been feared by humans, vilified, and hunted throughout all of agrarian history. Where people settled, they attracted smaller animals who in turn were prey for larger animals. Inevitably some humans, especially the smaller kind, would be attacked by wolves.  Stories of wolves as villains populated humans' imaginations. European folklore abounds in warnings about...

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