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Line 19: Effect of America as Beacon

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9/11 Address, George W. Bush

Bush, George W., Jr. "9/11 Address to the Nation." N.p., 11 Sept. 2001. Web. 17 Aug. 2016.

In line 19, the author's reference to a beacon has the effect of

A

giving the impression that America is not able to protect itself.

B

giving the impression that America's particular brand of freedom is something everyone else aspires to.

C

accusing Americans of showing off and creating a target of themselves.

D

reminding the audience that America is an easy target.

E

implying that it is best not to advertise Americans' freedoms.