How to win an argument


How could you possibly argue in favour of cigarettes? Impossible? Watch the movie Thank You For Smoking to find out how to win even the hardest of discussions…

(There are three copies of the DVD in the Sheppard Library)

So here’s how you turn an impossible argument (in this case, children smoking cigarettes) to your advantage…

Obviously smoking is bad for our health but the point is that there are two sides to every argument and it is always possible to present both sides of an argument, no matter how hard, which is a valuable skill for university and for life in general.

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