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Personal Essay by Samuel Phineas Upham

By Samuel Phineas Upham Three years ago in my 10th grade English class I was given the assignment to write journal; writing a personal essay reminds of that assignment. I am often moved by the preciousness of time, a concept abundant in poetry, especially in Andrew Marvell’s poem “To his Coy Mistress.” This notion really made an impression on me when I was asked by my teacher back then to keep a daily journal....

How Coke and Pepsi Have Evolved – By Samuel Phineas Upham

By Samuel Phineas Upham In the paper “The Organization of Distribution in the Carbonated Soft Drink Industry,” authors Timothy J. Muris, David T. Scheffman, and Pablo T. Spiller provide a fascinating and controversial theory that attempts to answer why Coke and Pepsi changed their relationships with their bottlers. In the early days of Coke and Pepsi, the companies had contracts with only bottling distributors...