Rehearsed Spontaneity – Brene Brown

Rehearsed Spontaneity – Brene Brown

Rehearsed Spontaneity Brene Brown In her 2019 Netflix special A Call To Courage, Brene Brown tells a story that is stand-up comedian-level funny. She does this often. Transcription: “And I said, “Steve, the chances of me getting to Chicago are slim. And...
Positive Reframing – Colin Ryan

Positive Reframing – Colin Ryan

Positive Reframing Colin Ryan In this clip, I get an audience to open up on a very sensitive subject by asking a very easy to answer question, holding until I get a response, and then going somewhere they didn’t expect. At which point a student tells me over the...
Stumble and Acknowledge – Sarah Silverman

Stumble and Acknowledge – Sarah Silverman

Stumble & Acknowledge Sarah Silverman In this moment from her 2017 special “A Speck of Dust,” Sarah means to say one group but says another group instead. The audience immediately realizes that she made the mistake, and then she quickly calls attention...