Categories
Blog Post

Intro to Intros

In this article, Katelyn Cai and Peter Alisky run through everything you need to know about the introduction to an extemp speech.

Categories
Blog Post

The Extemper’s Briefing: Types of Power in International Relations

Extemp questions commonly deal with international issues that are greatly influenced by the power of the countries involved. This article will explore the types of power countries can posses and their effects on the issues extemper’s are commonly asked about.

Categories
Blog Post Weekly Questions

Weekly Question: October 25th – October 31st

Happy practicing!

Categories
Blog Post Weekly Questions

Weekly Questions: October 18th – 24th

Happy practicing!

Categories
Blog Post

Weekly Questions: October 11th-17th

USX Will Congressional Democrats be able to pass price reductions on prescription medication? Have we seen the last wave of COVID cases in the U.S.? Would breaking up Facebook be a good policy decision? How long will America’s widespread supply shortages last? Is the “Defund the Police” movement dead for good? IX How can the […]

Categories
Blog Post

2021-22 National Points Race, September Update: Kind Wins Season Opener and Duke, Paltzik Repeats at Yale

Welcome to the first monthly update for the 2021-22 National Points Race! In this edition, we cover the results from the UK Season Opener, the Yale Invitational, and the Duke Invitational. The new extemp season has started, and some familiar faces are already showing their growth from last year at the first tournaments of the […]

Categories
Blog Post

Weekly Questions: October 4th – October 10th

We apologize for the delay in posting questions. Happy practicing!

Categories
Blog Post

The Extemper’s Bible is Looking for Help!

Interested in helping us? Keep reading for more!

Categories
Blog Post Weekly Questions

Weekly Questions: September 27th – October 3rd

Happy practicing!

Categories
Blog Post Weekly Questions

Weekly Questions: September 20th – September 26th

Happy practicing!

Categories
Blog Post Weekly Questions

Weekly Questions: September 13th – September 19th

Happy practicing!

Categories
Blog Post

The 2021-22 National Points Race is Live! + Methodology Changes

After a successful launch last year, the Extemper’s Bible will once again host a Nationals Points Race in order to determine the country’s most consistent competitor across a series of nationally-recognized events. Following the model of the Extemp Central National Points Race, we will be using different tiers to determine the comparative difficulty of tournaments […]