Speakers’ Club Mar. 9, 2019 Native American Talking Stick

Speakers’ Club Rules.

Word Crimes sing-along:

Pure Imagination:

Minister’s Cat H.

One Word Story.

Native American Talking Stick:

  • Only the person holding the stick is allowed to talk.
  • Everyone else listens actively.

Bring a question and a comment. Think about what you want more of for Speakers’ Club and what you want less of. We will look at building consensus if there is time.


Speakers’ Club Jan. 12, 2019: A Taste of the United States

Baby Shark #32 on Billboard’s Top 100:

The Minister’s Cat:

What American foods are available in Blago?

M&Ms, Snickers, Bounty, Snickers, other candy bars; Oreos; Nesquick; Lays, Pringles; Coke, Fanta, Sprite; Special K cereal bars; Orbit gum

Dodo Pizza, KFC, Subway, Cinnabon, Royal Burger, Hot Dogs, Heroes café

What’s the purpose of advertising?



What’s the purpose of differentiation in the same product?

“Any customer can have a car painted any color he wants so long as it is black.” – Henry Ford on the Model T.

Snickers fire, espresso; Cheetos fire, puffs, stars…

Pumpkin spice everything… but mostly coffee

Peppermint… Gingerbread…

Limited edition: