[eDebate] Another speed tidbit

Alfred Snider alfred.snider
Sun Oct 14 19:45:45 CDT 2007

When we had the first international internet streaming video debate 
(Vermont vs. UK All Stars at the English Speaking Union in London -- 
Sponsored by Apple, PeoplesForum, Accenture, and more) ) there were some 
old-timers there who had been in the very first voice-only distance 
debate using the trans-Atlantic cable in the 1940's.

Their reaction to the debate held between Vermont & the UK was:

"Well, the Americans still talk really, really fast."


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