Great Speeches Tell Stories Says, Jon Favreau, Obama’s Speechwriter

There’s an interesting article in yesterday’s Chicago Tribune about Jon Favreau, the 27-year-old chief speechwriter for President Barack Obama.  Favreau was asked what was the key to Obama’s great speeches.

His response: “Tell a story. That’s the most important part of every speech, more than any given line. Does it tell a story from beginning to end?”

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