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Hillary Hit A Triple With Her Patriotic, Feminist, Progressive Acceptance Speech
E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics, Occidental Col...
The speech took full advantage of her strengths and avoided her weaknesses. She's not good at belting, at modulating, or at barn-burning rhetoric, and she didn't try to do it. She came off as more of a human being, less as a still policy junkie.
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What We Didn't Hear In Trump's Acceptance Speech
The financial safety net for America's elderly is floundering and Trump said nothing.
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That Was A Very Scary Speech Donald Trump Just Gave
Fear and loathing in Cleveland.
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ARTS & CULTURE
Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Thank His Dad In The Tonys Poem You Didn't See
"You think about your father and how scared he must have been when he came to New York City and he didn’t speak the language."
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ARTS & CULTURE
Lin-Manuel Miranda Accepts His Tony By Reading A Sonnet Tribute To Orlando
"Love is love is love is love," he cried, "cannot be killed or swept aside."
How to Prepare an Acceptance Speech
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Most award shows seem to generate a buzz, and the upcoming Oscars is no exception.
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Lin-Manuel Miranda Has A History Of Rapping Incredible Acceptance Speeches
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We'd pay to see him do this on Broadway. 👏👏👏
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The 10 Best Teen Choice Awards Speeches Of All Time
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Oscar Winners Thank God A Lot In Speeches, But Not As Often As You'd Think
George W. Bush Delivers 2000 Victory Speech
Republican George W. Bush claimed the presidency 36 days after Election Day.
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Oscar Acceptance Speech Awards
Author: Pitch Perfect: How to Say it Right the First Time, Eve...
For those of us who displayed the ultimate stamina last night and braved three-and-a-half hours of glitzy ho-hum, here is a recap of those who distinguished themselves at the microphone while holding their Oscar.
Speaker Points: 2014 SAG Awards Produce Better Acceptance Speeches
Blogger - JimmyWin.com; diversity & innovation advocate; found...
After disappointing speeches at last week's Golden Globes, I was happy to see better winning words at the SAG Awards. Here are my scores for the most notable speakers.
Oscar Speeches: The Top 10 Most Memorable Spouse 'Thank Yous' Of All Time (VIDEO)
For married A-listers, there's no better time to gush about your spouse than during your Oscar acceptance speech. Best Supporting
Oscars 2013: Best Acceptance Speeches
Anne Hathaway's Oscar Acceptance Speech: A Flow Chart
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has developed an algorithm for the speech, which was written the moment nominations were announced, then rehearsed tirelessly to appear off-the-cuff.
Golden Globes Speeches: Celebs Who Thanked Their Spouses On Stage (VIDEO)
In honor of Jackman's sweet ode to his wife, we've dug through years of Golden Globes acceptance speeches and found five
My Oscar Speech
Digital Writer/Producer, The Ellen DeGeneres Show
I'm hesitant to do this because I'm almost positive I will be receiving an Oscar within the next two to three years (five max). On the other hand, in the 1 percent chance I never win, I want to still have my moment.
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McCain's Misogyny & Fear Keep Palin On Tight Leash!
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I've seen rampant militarism bankrupt every sector of this nation - from its tangible infrastructure to its intangible soul.
Sarah Palin: Resuscitating the Fourth Estate
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There's been a shocking amount of credulousness in the media's willingness to swallow what the administration feeds them, without investigating original sources first to see if it's true.
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