Makeshift Budget - Unethical Tactics Garrett Koos Speech...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Unethical Tactics Garrett Koos Speech 46, 9/7/2010 “Makeshift Budget” The article shows a lot of disrespect to the opposing side in several instances. For example, the statement “but perhaps Sacramento’s majority Democrats will deliberately keep their clanging budget-Kabuki dance going- again rejecting the common-sense tax and spending cuts desperately needed.” This is a direct attack on an opposing parties point of view. In this case, the Democrats point of view is being attacked and denigrated by calling it a Kabuki-dance, where it can be argued that Arnold is doing a Kabuki dance by not agreeing with democrats. In reality it’s a matter of conflicting points of view, which both sides are at a stand still as far as coming to an accomodation. Its also manipulative in the sense that its an attempt to call followers of the democratic party “inattentive voters. On top of the direct attack, inappropriate language is used in the form of a derogatory vocabulary including phrases such as “deliberately clanging budget- Kabuki dance.” Simply pointing out that the budgets haven’t been passed in a timely manner is sufficient rather than resorting to name calling or accusations that can easily be argued false. Throughout the article the writer uses several words to fabricate evidence
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course SPEECH 101 taught by Professor Teacher during the Spring '11 term at Las Positas College.

Page1 / 3

Makeshift Budget - Unethical Tactics Garrett Koos Speech...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online