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Pastor pulls a fast one in anti-gay rights speech

Setting aside any comments on the political, religious, or moral message here, I thought this Missouri pastor (if that’s what he really is) employed an interesting rhetorical technique in this speech. To really understand what he’s doing, listen all the … Continue reading

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Interesting phrases and excerpts from Obama’s 2011 SOTU speech

Below are some rhetorical examples from the President’s State of the Union address that stand out to me. Throughout his speech, the President pushed for bipartisan cooperation: That’s the project the American people want us to work on. Together. Here … Continue reading

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