Famous Persuasive Speeches

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I awoke tired and grouchy. The night before had left me exhausted but also inspired. The polls don’t lie; the people want the truth and the truth is what I provided. When people see the name Donald Trump, I want them to think of the man who made America great again. America is not like when I grew up in the 50’s. We were once a proud bunch who had the right to be proud, but now we are just another country. As Dad used to say, “Donald, now that we are both men, America has changed. I have faith that one day you will help restore America to its once great glory.” I never quite knew what Dad meant, that is until recently when the nation needed a leader. I instantly knew what he meant. I was to replace Obama as president of the United States of America. On June 16th, 2015, I announced…show more content…
Bernie just sat there quietly grinning and mumbling, “Fool!” Bernie and the bunch proceeded to torture me and insisted I drop out and quit this silly act. I was almost broken by the hours of their idiotic rambling of power and money. That is after all the only true reason they are running. At last I saw it—the light at the end of the tunnel. I managed to slip one wrist out of the ropes waiting to proceed with my next move. Then I heard the real plans. They wanted to nuke Canada and Russia, starting a third world war. They had the codes on my desk in front of them. They were about to press the giant red button that would forever be the click heard round the world if I did not act quickly. I shouted, “Wait. please don’t! You know you will be caught.” Laughter...laughter was all I heard. “You really think we are that stupid?” Bernie said. “We have been planning this for months. You will be blamed for destroying America once we initiate the launch and leave you here
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