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  • Media orchestration in news reports, speeches
    Undeniable proof of media orchestration in news reports, speeches
    24 news stations use exactly the same words to deliver a news story. The prime ministers of Canada and Australia use exactly the same words to deliver a speech in support of the Iraq war. Fox News threatens, attempts to bribe, and then fires two...
  • Public Speaking
    Tips for becoming a good public speaker
    Whether one stands in front of ten people or ten thousand people (or any number in between) to give a speech, the first few seconds are not only awkward but can also be a bit scary.Most people who state they do not feel at least a few butterflies...
  • Send-up of president's foolish sales presentation
    Countdown to delay of individual mandate
    Barack Obama did his best today to allay concerns over the star-crossed website of his star-crossed health care law. He had three (count ‘em, 3) actual living and breathing Obamacare enrollees join him in the Rose Garden, where he said with...
  • Meryl Streep
    Inspirational Oscar speeches for leading actress
    Sometimes, a speech comes along during Oscar season that not only gives us a sense of gratification that the winner that year was to our liking but brings a smile to our face and a deeper understanding towards the thespians who cater to our...
  • Climate change still seeks a champion
    Climate change still seeks a champion
    Last Tuesday witnessed two major initiatives on the climate change battle front. In the Twin Cities, the Environment Minnesota faithful heard cogent explanations from ProfessorMark Seeley and Frank Kohlasch why the effects of climate change need...
  • Hillary Clinton will be a highly paid speaker
    Hillary Clinton will get fees in six figures for speaking engagements
    According to the news on Feb. 18, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will likely join the paid speaking circuit as early as this April or May. "Politico’s" Mike Allen reported that she has selected the Harry Walker Agency to...
  • Vice President Joe Biden
    Vice President Biden uses ‘god-awful’ in speeches (Photos)
    It has been noticed that the Vice President of these United Stated mentions the words “God Awful” in a lot of his speeches, especially his latest speech on the issue of gun control. This is not the only incident in which Mr. Vice...
  • Whoopers
    Burger King Rules at the DNC
    Evidently, Democrats love Burger King with their favorite sandwich being the Whopper. Why is that? Because all week long, Democrats bought all the whoppers dished out by the likes of Michelle Obama, Sandra Fluke, Elizabeth Warren, Jennifer...
  • Republican and Democratic National Convention
    The take away from the Republican and Democratic National Conventions
    The Republican National Convention held in Tampa, Florida is over.The Democratic National Convention held in Charlotte, North Carolina is over.No matter what you thought about the speeches, you might still be uncertain who you will vote for on...
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    Ron Paul's supporters walk out of the Republican convention
    Ron Paul's supporters are unhappy with the treatment they are receiving, and they walk out of the convention with disgruntled attitudes; possible plans to form a third party!John Boehner's speech was akin to a bar joke as he referenced his...
  • Hillary Clinton
    Hillary Clinton: Economics must be at “heart” of foreign policy
    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered a major address on the role of economics in U.S. foreign policy at The Economic Club of New York on Friday.Secretary Clinton said that economic statecraft must be at “the heart” of U.S....
  • Academy Awards
    Oscars Night recap – Part 1
    Oscars Night America 2011 was overall a bit of a disappointment, but it did have some good wins.Following a nicely edited countdown-style intro that was utilized to show each of the 10 Best Picture nominees, the 83rd Academy Awards were underway...
  • Wild Turkeys
    Mark Twain and the pilgrims - Part One
    As we approach Thanksgiving, it would be interesting to hear some thoughts by Mark Twain on the Pilgrims. These remarks were given in 1881 in Philadelphia, PA atthe dinner of the Sons of New England.Speaking that city on Thursday evening, he arose...
  • Practice makes perfect for Steve Jobs
    Practice makes perfect for Steve Jobs
    Steve Jobs will take the stage on Wednesday, October 20th, at Apple’s "Back to the Mac" media event to present updated products. His presentations are highly anticipated, well attended, and enthusiastically applauded. What makes...
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    "Will I?" is better than "I will!" for problem solving
    "Will I?" is better than "I will! for problem solving. This article reports on a study that suggests “Will I?” is better than “I will!” for problem solving.For those of us proponents of accelerated learning,...