Persuasive Speech Ideas?

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by jellyman223, Mar 22, 2011.

  1. jellyman223

    jellyman223 Member

    May 17, 2008
    United States
    So I have to choose a topic for a persuasive speech by tomorrow and I have no idea what to talk about. I want something interesting and thought provoking but at the same time not boring or exclusive. I was thinking about "games are art" or "Piracy is good/bad" but I don't know how well it will go. So I need help, suggestions are most definitely appreciated!

    Age 17
    English 11 Honors
  2. Slyakin

    Slyakin See ya suckers

    Oct 15, 2008
    United States
    Soviet Slyakin
    I'd recommend something that the whole class/audience can connect to. Video games may be your specialty (or not, I can't say) but it may not be a good topic for the majority of your audience.
  3. Rafinesque

    Rafinesque GBAtemp Regular

    Jun 21, 2010
    United States
  4. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United States
    Shortcut- make people laugh once or twice through the would be presentation.
    Often easier to pull off and just as effective in high school marking schemes.
  5. bnwchbammer

    bnwchbammer GBAtemp Fan

    Mar 4, 2009
    United States
    I wrote an entire paper on why homebrew and piracy aren't bad.
    Tons of shit out there for that.
    Got 100% on it.
    (Teacher was being really nice as it bumped my grade up to an A, still, had to be at least decent)