Shakala

In: Computers and Technology

Submitted By xraytoes
Words 271
Pages 2
Eurotrip movie summary
Ohio high school student Scott Thomas is a good student and nice guy - albeit a little predictable - who is about to graduate and go into pre-med. He is unceremoniously dumped by his whorish girlfriend Fiona on graduation day. Among the people he turns to in his hour of despair is his German pen pal, Mike. Scott and Mike seem to have a special connection. After Mike makes advances to Scott now that he and Fiona are not seeing each other, Scott abruptly sends Mike a message saying he never wants to hear from him again. However, Scott learns shorty thereafter that Mike is actually a beautiful girl named Mieke. By this time, Mieke has blocked his messages. Thinking that Mieke is actually who he was meant to be with, Scott, impulsively for a change, decides to go to Berlin to be with her. Along for the ride is Scott's best friend, the girl crazy Cooper Harris. They manage only to get a flight into London, and thus have to make their way from London to Berlin. Along the way in Paris, they run into their high school friends, twins Jenny and Jamie, who are backpacking through Europe. Scott and Cooper consider them the most mismatched twins ever, Jamie who is a walking encyclopedia, and Jenny a girl who they treat as just one of the guys. As the four try to make their way to Berlin, they run into a few obstacles and few adventures. Scott hopes that all these problems are worth it when he has his much hyped in his mind meeting with…...

Similar Documents

Gggg

...Sungas and Kanvas (successors of Mauryas) to offer stiff resistance to the foreign invaders was also a main reason of establishment of these foreign rule. Indo-Greeks or Yavanas (2nd cent. BC) • The Indo – Greeks (Yavanas) were the first ones to 108 establish foreign supremacy on Indian soil; they were succeeded by several central Asian tribes who invaded India and established their political authority. • About 250 B. C. Diodotus, the governor of Bactria revolted against the Greeks and proclaimed his independence. Some important Indo-Greek kings were Euthydemus, Demetrius. Eucratides and Menander. • Among all the Indo-Greek rulers, Menander (165-145 B. C.) was the most illustrious. His capital was Shakala (modern Sialkot) in Pakistan. His territory extended from Afghanistan to Uttar Pradesh in east and Gujarat in the west. • Menander was converted to Buddhism by the Buddhist monk Nagasena. • Menander asked Nagasena many questions related to philosophy and Buddhism which together with Nagasena’s answers rare recorded in Milindapanho or the Questions of Milinda. • They were the first to issue gold coins in India and also the first to issue coins which can he atributed to the kings with definiteness. Before this the coins in India did not carry names or portraits of the kings. Also they were the first rulers who issued gold coins. Introduction of Hellenistic art features in......

Words: 80076 - Pages: 321

Re-Appropriated Fashion

...of technology. However, there is a fine line between modernizing an old style and commodifying an ethnic group. The difficulty is finding a way to clearly define that line. Our hegemonic generation is taking bits and pieces from different cultures and putting them together— a form of counter-bricolage. However, this method does not help the generation find a new meaning or a meaning at all. As Sturken and Cartwright wrote, “…We can see how mainstream culture, through the processes of hegemony and counter-hegemony, is constantly mining the margins of culture for meaning” (70). . Work Cited Sturken, Marita and Lisa Cartwright. Practices of Looking: Images, Power, and Politics. Oxford; university press, 2001 Alvaranga, Shakala. "Ready to Change Up Your Look?." Trendsetter: Clothing Piece. 16 Jun 2011: n. page. Web. 08 Oct. 2013. "What Does A Sideways Cross mean?." KGB. N.p., 03 Jun 2012. Web. 10 Oct 2013....

Words: 968 - Pages: 4