UF rhetoric scholar praises President Obama’s Arizona address

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President Barrack Obama faced a difficult task Wednesday night in Tuscon, Arizona, as he spoke at a memorial for the victims of Saturday’s shooting of a member of congress, and several other people. Pundits had worried that the talk would be too political. But University of Florida rhetoric scholar Ron Carpenter told WUFT-FM’s Tom Krynski that the president rose to the challenge.

[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/TKCARPENTERFINAL;.mp3]

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Tom is an employee at the University of Florida's College of Journalism and Communications.

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