The Barkley Forum, Emory University’s nationally ranked debate team, has won more than 20 national championships since 1967, we’re told.
Which is why the university has seen fit to put the team’s coaches and advisors on camera, discussing what Barack Obama and Mitt Romney need to do tomorrow in Denver:
Killer quote from debate coach Nick Miller:
“Delivery is likely the most important aspect in a debate, because the logical content of arguments doesn’t necessarily persuade people, whereas the credibility of the speaker tends to.”
- By Jim Galloway, Political Insider