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Thinking about readability after Michelle Obama, Ann Romney speeches

Eric Ostermeier provides data on speeches performed at recent RNC and DFL conventions.

"The First Lady's speech Tuesday was written at a 12th grade level -- the highest in history among the wives of presidential nominees and far above Ann Romney's lowest mark of a 5th grade level."

JSOnline: Milwaukee
September 7, 2012

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