The Blogora: The Rhetoric Society of America



Submitted by syntaxfactory on January 3, 2012 - 10:50pm

Open thread: Comments about Iowa caucus?


It's happening

Submitted by Cynthia on November 4, 2008 - 10:20pm



the religious test

Submitted by Anonymous on August 27, 2008 - 8:29pm

neither sen clinton nor former president clinton ended their speeches with "God Bless America". i'm just sayin.

have your constitution handy?

i'm sure you all know that yesterday was the 88th anniversary of WHICH amendment?


glitch rhetoric

Submitted by Cynthia on June 27, 2007 - 11:31pm

It's not too soon to start election poll watching, though we should put a moratorium on the efficacy of election polls...that is, announce a huge caveat about polls. In 2004, I constantly watched because it was such a tight race between Kerry and Bush. One night, in the wee hours of the morning, there was a delicious 'glitch' on the site that rendered the normally red and blue map of the U.S. as below:
election glitch 2004
Couldn't resist grabbing a screen shot of it for posterity.


VA goes to Webb

Submitted by ddd on November 8, 2006 - 8:51pm

MSNBC just announced that they're projecting Jim Webb (D) the winner of the VA senate race. If they're right, the dems have a clean sweep.

Anyone care to dance? :)