Sodapop told Darry and Ponyboy he could not stand fights between them and the Socs. Darry didn't think Ponyboy should fight because he was so weak and is better than the violence. The rumble is a good example of how the Greasers will protect each other and the Socs will also protect themselves, no matter what. The big idea found in the story is the importance of brotherhood. The first time brotherhood appears is when Ponyboy gets jumped by the Socs.
Some people believe that the Socs struggled more in The Outsiders because they are rich so everyone thinks they have everything they want, but really they do not have their parents attention, yet that’s really all they want and others believe the Greasers struggled more in The Outsiders because they have no money and have to work for what they want in life. In The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, both the Greasers and the Socs face different struggles in life, however, the Greasers have more difficult lives because they get jumped, lack of money,they get put down by the Socs and have titles over their heads. The Greasers are always getting put down and getting hurt by the Socs. In The Outsiders,Ponyboy states
When an athlete trusts too much he can duped into scams made by greedy people who just want their money and know they can take advantage of them. When they trust too little, he won’t accept good financial advice that could ensure financial stability for life. Another reason in this article why athletes go broke is because they feel a need or responsibility to pay back their family and friends who supported them to get where they are today. In order to avoid the stereotypical “money changed you” saying, Professional athletes often go to extreme measure to prove a
Liam realized that someone needed to be a hero for this attack, or else more lives would be taken away. He started ramming into the shooters’ car. At first, he was uncertain, since other drivers had done the same and failed. He was later surprised that he had weakened their speed by popping out one of their tires. Liam was fighting hard to block them away from the metropolis of Montréal.
Eva Smith is the perfect example to show the audience that you might not be affected by this but someone might be and you will be the blame for it. “but I felt rotten about it at the time and now I feel a lot worse.” Sheila said this because she actually felt really bad and to blame for this girl’s death unlike the rest of her family except Eric. People were put into social classes according to their wealth, jobs and success. The upper class families don’t care about others with low class and are shown to be more powerful at that time. The high class families always had the power even though they were the same as the others but more successful,
These people would become very wealthy and powerful. Some others would grow envious of these people’s wealth and would stop at nothing to get a hold of it. Soldiers emerged as a new class of specialists to protect other people’s possessions or the city. A divide in class was beginning to form and this would have to be
Greed negatively affects the sports industry through ticket prices, merchandise, and salaries. Most people think that, in sports, the main motivation is to win, but it truly is money. Money to participate, money to watch, money for stadiums, and money to represent their favorite team. The sports industry has gone from the love of sports to the love of money. One of the main problems in the sports industry in the rising cost of tickets.
Do Rich People Get Off Easier When They Break The Law? There has always been arguments over the thought of people with money getting away with breaking the laws easier. In every justice system there are things that seem unfair to some. Wealthy people have the money to buy better options to win their cases than people without money. Some people think that wealthy people get simpler punishments than “regular” people.
“Do Professional Athletes Get Paid Too Much Money?” article written by Mihir Bhagat is states that “Professional athletes are making too much money in a society where salaries and wages are traditionally based on the value of one works. In today’s society, one should be paid according to the job’s economic importance and their value to society.” Which in Bhagats mind one should be paid to how important his/her job is. According to Bhagat he also understands it does take hard work to get into the pros and dedication into any sports but they do nothing more than entertain the public. Also Bhagat basically says athletes need to show more positivity towards fans and for future athletes if they want to be seen as any type of role model. Reading this article was truly an eye opener, I had never thought about this