012 – Moral Actors

Always helpful, Coaches Durkee and Josh bring in a special guest to help debaters improve their acting so they will be ready to perform at the Shanghai Regional in Duo Interpretation. Plus Josh invokes Godwin’s Law. Get the evidence for today’s episode here: Morality

008 – Logos to a Pathos Fight

Coach Durkee introduces his own Dictum Debate: Don’t Bring Logos to a Pathos Fight. Hear a break down of one of the most influential speeches by Barack Obama. Plus, we answer some concerns from last week’s Dictum. Show notes: Radiolab Debatable: http://www.radiolab.org/story/debatable/ Big think article: http://bigthink.com/experts-corner/decisions-are-emotional-not-logical-the-neuroscience-behind-decision-making.amp Barack Obama’s 2004 speech: http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMjQ4ODMzMzczMg==.html?from=y1.7-1.2&spm=a2hzp.8244740.0.0