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Successful Rhetorical Methods within Body Language Ted Talk

The speaker, Amy Cuddy, immediately got the audience to participate by encouraging everyone to evaluate their current posture. She appropriately arranged her statistics after the participation aspect in order to get everyone to pay attention to the data. She also applied visuals of well recognized politicians in a humorous situations related to body language. Cuddy also intentionally makes the gestures …

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Persuasion in the ER: Trip #1

About two weeks ago I woke up with excruciating abdominal pain. The pain had started the week prior, however, it was mild and subsided within a couple of hours. The pain was unlike anything I’ve felt in the past. When I was eight years old I developed Crohn’s Disease, which is a genetic gastrointestinal disease. With most cases of Crohn’s …

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Firearm Legislation

The immediate is preferable to the delayed. If what is immediate is saving human lives and what is delayed is the absence of reformed firearm legislation, then immediate firearm legislation is preferable to the delay of human safety. 2. Truth is preferable to opinion. If guns pose a threat to human lives and firearm legislation is based on opinion, then …

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NFL Protests: Standing Up by Kneeling

President Trump is widely known for maintain a Twitter account that most Americans wish was secretly being run by a toddler. However, recently, the President has published tweets that, in my opinion, do not uphold proper presidential character. Although his tweets are not out of his character, as the President of the United States, one should be focused on the improvement of …

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