Sunday, September 19, 2004

Words, words, words

Hekate points us to A Welsh View, a blog of current affairs from a Welsh point-of-view. There, we found a link to this graph of verbage used in Republican and Democratic convention speeches. What they actually said in their speeches was not nearly as important as the impressions that they wanted us to come away with, which, when laid out in such a manner, is pretty darned obvious.

3 Comments:

Blogger Hekate said...

I almost wish I could go back and watch the Republican Convention, so I can see how they worked "girlie men" into it.

6:06 PM  
Blogger Oliver said...

(Cue "Wayne's World" time-travel sound effects while waving fingers: doodoodoodoo...doodoodoodoo...doodoodoodoo...)

Transcript of Arnold Schwarzenegger's convention speech.

7:07 PM  
Blogger Hekate said...

"I say: Don't be economic girlie-men."

I say: When was the last time he had to worry about where his rent money was coming from?

8:16 PM  

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