Toastmasters Meeting

Friday July 7, 2017 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM
Greeter Open
Invocation Marc Samet
Toastmaster of the Day Bruce Goldfarb
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.
Ah Counter Member not found
Timer Open
Vote Counter Member not found
Body Language Monitor Member not found
Videographer Open
Grammarian Open
Leads word of the day contest.
Topics Master Member not found
Humorist Not Available
Speaker 1 Member not found
Speaker 2 Member not found
Speaker 3 Member not found
Backup Speaker Open
General Evaluator Member not found
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces Evaluators. Asks for Grammarian’s report (1 minute). Asks for Body Language Monitor’s report (1 minute, plus awarding of Best Gestures Ribbon). Gives overall evaluation of the meeting.
Evaluator 1 Bruce Pockey, DTM
Evaluator 2 Andrew Bern, DTM
Evaluator 3 Member not found


THEME (In honor of Jim Gaffigan’s birthday) Comedy:

irony [ahy-ruh-nee] noun, plural ironies.

1.The use of words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of its literalmeaning:

The irony of her reply, “How nice!” when I said I had to work all weekend.

2. An outcome of events contrary to what was, or might have been, expected.

double entendre [duhb-uh l ahn-tahn-druh, -tahnd] noun

1. A double meaning.

2. A word or expression used in a given context so that it can be understood in two ways, especially when one meaning is risqué.