The Limits of Talk – Jon Stewart & Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday
June 30, 2011 Leave a comment
Numerous outlets have addressed the issues of ideology, racism, ethics, and downright nastiness in the Jon Stewart appearance on Chris Wallace’s Sunday talk show–as well as the aftermath spin, which hasn’t worn down yet. But James Fallows of the Atlantic encourages viewing the Jon Stewart “Fox News Sunday” appearance if only because as it illustrates a key concept of persuasion:
…the way this clip reinforces the concept that you never change peoples minds by scoring logic points or “arguing.” You have to change the entire emotional/narrative game.
Watch the interview as the ‘embed’ code doesn’t always take in WordPress.