After years of Janet Reimer thinking that she couldn’t have twin children. On august 22, 1965, Janet gave birth (nature) to twin boys (nature). After 7 months of their birth, Bruce and Brian went to be circumcised (nurture). Bruce went first and the doctors had an accident (nurture). Due to a laser malfunction, they mistakenly burned his penis off.
" She opened the door to Milk's office, "saw his body" and "tried to get a pulse, but could not. " Psychiatrists with Schmidt told jurors that Dan White was so depressed and sleepless, that he lacked the capacity to convict him of first-degree murder. This defense, called a diminished capacity defense, also known as "the Twinkie defense" after psychiatrist Dr. Martin Blinder said that White might have been "gorging himself on Twinkies." And according to Blinder, research suggests that junk food binging can affect your mental states. “There have been some studies, for example, where they have taken so-called career criminals and taken them off all their junk food and put them on milk and meat and potatoes, and their criminal records immediately evaporate.
Upon further assessment, he was “brain dead.” His other organs were trying to shut down. He was on every antibiotic imaginable, he had a PEG tube, and could no longer keep his body temperature regulated correctly. His ex-wife was making all of the decisions for him, even though the patient’s kids were disagreeing with his care. The patient’s kids wanted to let their dad go peacefully (no more PEG tube, no antibiotics, etc.).
The article Darkness at Noon by Harold Krents is about his experience of being fully blind since the age of nine. Harold Krents grew up in Scarsdale, Ny, and he was the senior class president. He was born in 1944 November 5th and died on 1987 January 12th. Harold was half blind when he was born, but at the age of nine he got in a football injury then went fully blind. One theme that stood out is “It is wrong to judge someone based on a disability they have.”
When Montay comes home and finds his wife nearly dead due to an overdose of sleeping pills, Montag calls the emergency service to revive her. The next day, he asks the people from emergency services why they didn’t bring a doctor, and the man replies, “‘we get these cases nine or ten a night. Got so many, and staring a few years ago, we had the special machines built’”(19). This quote shows that there are a lot of suicidal people. They feel alone and useless which leads to them becoming depressed.
The narrator killed doodle effectually. The brother was egoistic and didn’t listen to Doodle when he wasn't eligible to work anymore. Doodle unpleasantly died because of his condition which was hard for him to cure because he was born with a condition that he could never walk. Doodle was born October 18 , 1911 and died in 1918 just before his seventh birthday. Doodle was born with a condition where he cannot walk, and was expected to die as an infant.
I have chosen Batman as the superhero I have conducted my research on. Batman is of course a fictional superhero owned by DC Comics. He first appeared in a detective comic in the May of 1939, written by Bill Finger. He was first known as The Bat-Man and later, the Dark Knight and world’s greatest detective. Batman is the secret identity of Bruce Wayne, who lives in Gotham, who is a billionaire philanthropist and industrialist.
Superman ideologically, was the ultimate immigrant who aspired to be more than just a man, thus donning the superhero identity. In Batman’s case, the caped crusader was a man without power which directly contrasts Superman. Batman represents the peak of humanity in terms of intellect and physicality. Similarly, Wonder Woman represents the spirit of feminism as she was introduced in the 1940s. Wonder Woman was designed to be a role model for women and hold true to ideals of feminism.
It killed Augustus after 8 days they planed a fake funeral “Augustus Waters died eight days after his prefuneral, at Memorial, in the ICU, when the cancer, which was made of him, finally stopped his heart, which was also made of him” (Green 223). Augustus wanted to be famous at his funeral but not a lot of people showed up and was eight empty seats. At the Funeral people were scared of touching the dead body because of how bad he died of the cancer.” When Hazel arrives at the Literal Heart of Jesus Church for Augustus’ funeral, she sits in back of the visitation room. She notices that there are about eighty chairs, but one third of them are empty.
The reason that internal bleeding was such a possibility was because this was my third concussion. They told me that I had whiplash, and a severe concussion. The doctor giving us these results was the true moment that I found out that I’d never be able to play sports again, and it killed me to hear that. I was discharged after being in the ER for about five hours, and I finally got to go home. This day was what caused my eleven month struggle with Post Concussion Syndrome, over a year of stomach issues, weight loss, and also several months of depression.
(An autopsy done by the Stark County Coroner’s Office concluded her death was a homicide by virtue of neglect.) He spoke of how the brothers admitted knowing their mother was unable to take proper care of herself in the weeks immediately preceding her death. Delores Bevington lost the ability to get up and move and clean herself, and was confined to a couch, onto which the urine and feces from her decomposing adult diaper had spilled. The diaper also was filled with maggots and bugs and her thighs and buttocks were covered with open sores and one patch of blackened and rotting flesh, noting the evidence was so overwhelming it contradicts the claim they were unaware of the seriousness of her condition.
At the end of an indepth two-month investigation, the Baltimore city coroner 's office ruled the death of best-selling authors, William and Patricia Marsden, an unfortunate accident. The official finding of the investigation indicated the two-year-old SUV, which William was operating at the time the fatal crash occurred, failed to stop due to a faulty brake line. When their vehicle collided with the DTX cargo train, it was dragged over a mile before the unsuspecting conductor managed to come to a stop. The couple 's bodies were so severely traumatized, a closed casket ceremony was held in their honor. Because William and Patricia were so well-known, those who attended the funeral included many Hollywood celebrities and other famed authors William and Patricia had included in their circle of close friends.
James found his mother on the coach one night dead after having a drug overdose, consequently he became an orphan. James then got asked to be an agent for the top secret British Intelligence branch CHERUB. James had to go through a tough 100 day training course
A 15 year old boy with leukemia had just passed away in front of me and his mom. He was fine that morning, but then he suddenly started gasping, and was dead within few minutes. I just felt like I was blind; I couldn’t breathe. I ran to the supervisor (a nun sister), who was rounding with the main doctor. She told me to tell his mother not to cry loudly; that may disturb the rounds.