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Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods Tiger's Real Name: Eldrick Woods. The nick-name Tiger was given to him by his father. It's the same nick-name of a South Vietnamese combat buddy, Nguyen Phong, who saved Tiger's father's life a few times in the Vietnam War. Rumor had it that Tiger was planning to official change his name to Tiger Woods when he turned 21 this past December but sources say he didn't do it for some reason. Tiger's Dad: Green Beret Lieutenant Colonel Earl Woods served 2 Tours of Duty in the Vietnam Wa
Matt Buyan
Matt Buyan
Matt Buyan C-period 1-1-97 TIGER WOODS THE MAKING OF A CHAMPION BY: JOHN GARRITY Eldrick Tiger Woods was born in Brooklyn, NY on December 30, 1975. His parents names are Earl and Kutildra. Earl is a ¼ American Indian, a ¼ Chinese and half Black. Kutildra is a ¼ White, a ¼ Chinese and half Thai. Both of Earl’s parents were dead by the time he was 13. He named his son Tiger after his Vietnam War partner Nguyen Phong of the South Vietnamese army. He nicknamed him Tiger for his iron will and brav
Carnivalesque Resistance to Global Spectacle A Critical Postmodern The
Carnivalesque Resistance to Global Spectacle A Critical Postmodern The
Carnivalesque Resistance to Global Spectacle: A Critical Postmodern Theory of Public Administration April 12, 2001; Revised April 30, 2001 Pre-publication draft of article published in: Administrative Theory Praxis, Vol 23 (3): 431-458. Abstract I propose a critical postmodern application of Debord’s Spectacle and the carnivalesque of Bakhtin to the theatrics I see happening in city streets, on college campuses, and Internet resisting the new globalized economy. In the past decade pubic administ
Ho Chi Minh
Ho Chi Minh
Ho Chi Minh (Nguyen Tat Thanh) Ho Chi Minh’s real name is Nguyen Tat Thanh (1890-1969). He is the Vietnamese Communist leader and the principal force behind the Vietnamese struggle against French colonial rule. Ho Chi Minh was born on May 19, 1890, in the village of Kimlien, Annam (central Vietnam). The son of an official who had resigned in protest against French domination of his country. Ho Chi Minh had many other aliases such as: Ly Thuy, Vuong, and Tran; those names were not very well know
David Nguyen
David Nguyen
David Nguyen October 6, 2003 The Dom: John Gotti Both the Mafia and prosecutors agreed that the most important godfather in American crime through the 1990 would be John Gotti. Gotti was cut from the old mold, a type some law enforcement officials say hasn't been matched around New York Mafia circles since the demise of Albert Anastasia, the chief executioner of Murder, Inc., and reportedly Gotti's underworld idol. By 1985, Gotti was considered the top capo in the Gambino crime family, the mo
Women In Vietnam
Women In Vietnam
Women In Vietnam Towards the end to the Twentieth century, Vietnam a rapidly changing country goes through a political and social transition, from a socialist to an open market capitalist type society. Since the late 1980's Vietnam has adjusted it's economy to compete with the world. In doing so, the country undergoes many political and social reforms. Ideals of the west have been implemented into Vietnams market economy. There is definitely a change that is occurring however the social status o