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Iron Man 2 - A WydeOpen review

ironman1 Billionaire Tony Stark must contend with deadly issues involving the government, his own friends, as well as new enemies due to his superhero alter ego Iron Man.

Movie Title: Iron Man 2

Review by Jonathan McMillan

Studio: Marvel Studios

Director: Jon Favreau

Cast: Robert Downey, Jr., Don Cheadle, Gwyneth Paltrow, Mickey Rourke, Scarlett Johansson

Rating: Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, and some language.

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Sucess Step Ladder

955981_focus_blur_long_way_to_the_top_21.The achievement of something desired, planned, or attempted.

2. Gaining of fame or prosperity.

3.Extent of such gain.

4.One that is successful.

5.Obsolete. A result or an outcome.

Most of us would probably agree with definition 1. After all, how can you know you have achieved success if you have not worked toward a desire, followed a plan, or tried to reach a target, goal, or objective? But does that mean, then, that success is solely an end result of an action or series of actions?

See definition 4-the dictionary tells us that definition is obsolete. So if we have not achieved something desired, planned, or attempted, we can still be successful. 3 and 4 is success is the gaining of fame or prosperity and the extent of that gain. We all get can get fifteen minutes of fame, but let's focus on "prosperity" and "the extent of" that prosperity, which must be some kind of a favorable gain.

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I DO but I DON'T

wedWhat is up with saying what you mean and meaning what you say?

I mean, let’s be for real! This is the twentieth century and instead of people improving their habits, they seem to be decreasing. A friend of mine was engaged to be married and two days before the wedding, she started to have doubts. “I think I still have feelings for my ex-boyfriend. How could this be when I’m supposed to be getting married?”

“Think about it,” I told her. “Are you sure you’re ready to walk down that aisle?”

“I don’t know.” “It’s not too late to put things on pause so that you have more time to think things through,” I mentioned.

“But I’ve already sent out numerous invitations to family and friends.

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