public speaking

The tweet seemed to come out of nowhere, though it actually came from a panelist about six feet away from me on stage. Last year, I was moderating a session on news media at a national cybersecurity conference, and I mentioned once sounding like an idiot after being quoted verbatim by a reporter. That part was quoted, but not the reasons why I said I sounded stupid. It hurt, especially after it began to be...

Fallout and Lessons from the Podium