Unformatted text preview: starts from describing the violence seen in the world daily and moving on to describe the specific subject that violence runs in our blood. 5. The writer’s tone is bitter and judgmental, the writer is bitter towards violence and he is judgmental of the actions of humans in the past and of Michael Vick. 6. The picture supports the thesis by showing the football player leaning on his car dressed in expensive clothes holding the leash of an angry looking dog, which is symbolism for angry dogs being controlled by humans. 7. Analogy: The forced fighting of the dogs for human enjoyment is an analogy to the gladiators being forced to fight by the Roman slave owners. Historical Reference: the Roman gladiator fights to the death with thousands of people watching. Verifiable fact: Vick’s $100 million fortune....
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- Spring '10
- Gladiator, Michael Vick, general subject, Roman gladiator fights, angry looking dog, Roman slave owners