English Composition I

Additional Readings: Cause/Effect

Digging the Baby Carrot -
This essay talks about the effects of marketing decisions. Where did Baby Carrots come from? It's a subtle cause/effect, but it is one (or is it?)

Seatbelts Save Lives
This is another article from a weblog. I have also posted this on a separate page because there are over 880 comments to it, which is something like 216 pages of printout. I do recommend that you go to the original posting and read the comments. The "Making Light" weblog has some of the most intelligent readers and commentors. And they don't always agree - in fact they regularly disagree, which makes for lively conversation.

For Teenagers, Hello Means a Hug
This is a recent NY Times article discussing a new trend among high school students that is causing some concern.