TECHNIQUES BILL CLINTON USES TO WOW AN AUDIENCE (fastco): "Bill Clinton has decades of public-speaking experience, a deep well of charisma, and record high favorability ratings. But even mere mortals can borrow a few of his simple techniques to make our own presentations shine."
I dare you to watch 3 minutes of Bill Clinton's speech and try to stop. Not only did he talk to us like adults, he gave us nuanced policy details. It was like he was implying we had to be "informed" to determine whom we pick in November.
Former President Bill Clinton hugs President Barack Obama after President Obama walked on stage after Clinton's speech the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)