Scott Israel performed the TM duties for Thursday's meeting.
The Table Topics session by Jan van Rensburg challenged everyone to bring out their political side as GOP debate questions were posed to the audience. There were a lot of strong political candidates that threw their hats in this Toastmaster presidential race. Many top issues and views were given the appropriate amount of political spin. The candidate with the most votes from the constituents was Alan Magee, who shared his global takeover plan by partnering with some questionable adversaries.
After the snack break provided by Vimal Zala, Duane Humphrey gave his eight speech towards the competent communicator designation called "The Shoe Box Formula" He shared that we need to change our mind, take action, exercise and encourage ourselves to take the top off our our personal shoe boxes. Duane won the best speech award of the day.
Thanks to the Evaluator for giving insightful feedback. Alicia Pritchett received the Best Evaluation Award.