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Going Bovine Setting & Symbolism

Libba Bray
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Don Quioxte.

The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha, Don Quixote for short, was written by Miguel de Cervantes in Spanish in 1605 and 1615. Don Quixote is in the process of losing his mind when he sets off of a romantic quest for a woman named Dulcinea (similar to the angel Dulcie). Quixote has a sidekick, Sancho Panza, who goes with him on his delusional quests. The story has become a foundation of modern literature and is being taught in Cameron's English-Spanish cross-over class.

Schrodinger's Cat.

Schrodinger's Cat is a thought experiment that the stoners discuss in the school's fourth floor bathroom. The cat is brought up numerous times in the book when talking about different dimensions of reality. In the experiment, only theoretical, a cat is placed in a box with poison. The cat is either dead or alive inside the box, but the life of the...

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