Language Intelligence: Lessons on Persuasion
10/17/12 - Wednesday's Topical Currents is with author, blogger and physicist Joseph Romm. He’s written the book, LANGUAGE INTELLIGENCE, which examines how the correct use of rhetoric has influenced world history. Take the language of the Bible, Shakespeare, Lincoln, Twain or Churchill: simplicity and use of metaphors make them exceedingly powerful. Which Presidential candidate is the better orator?