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History's Great Debaters

No Time To Be Shy! Happy Birthday to High School Debater and First Lady of the United States - Lady Bird Johnson!

by Erik Fogel | Dec 22, 2017 9:00:00 AM
  "The clash of ideas is the sound of freedom." - Caludia "Lady Bird" Johnson, First Lady of the United States  
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Meet Brad Pitt ... High School Debater and Hollywood Actor. Happy Birthday!

by Erik Fogel | Dec 18, 2017 9:00:00 AM
  “I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said ‘We saw your movie.’ ‘Which one?’ I said. He shouted ‘Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn’t like?” – Brad Pitt  
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Happy Birthday to Ed Koch, NYC Mayor and President of his High School Debate Team!

by Erik Fogel | Dec 12, 2017 7:00:00 AM
"The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match. Each one of you is a fuse." - NYC Mayor Ed Koch
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Happy Birthday to Wiley College's Heman Sweatt who helped to end segregation in schools.

by Erik Fogel | Dec 10, 2017 9:31:27 PM
  Happy birthday to Heman Sweatt!  Sweatt was one of the top students at Debate Champion School, Wiley College. He became a civil rights activst, Plaintiff in the landmark Supreme Court case that ...
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