But you can bet the vice president has thought deeply about each point and could hold forth
for hours on his potential presidential agenda.
At the evening show, film historians Leonard Maltin and Phil Hardy will hold forth
on why Orson Welles' 1941 tour de force is high on nearly everybody's ``best films'' list.
In a captivating if too brief documentary video, it's exhilarating to watch big-time fashion watchers and inveterate smokers Bernadine Morris (of the New York Times) and Nancy White (former editor of Harper's Bazaar) hold forth
on "Jimmy's" superbness, noting subtle, often unphotographable details: "Smocking that will change its size as it goes down the garment to make you look broader or smaller or just to please the eye" and (my favorite) "He revived chiffon.
On Christmas Eve, we did get to hear a recently exhumed Alexander Haig hold forth
on whether Oliver Stone's Nixon was historically accurate or not, which is like interviewing the Ayatollah about the veracity of Salman Rushdie's work.
Dove has a depth of understanding of organizational issues, particularly as they pertain to the implementation of technology, that is unparalleled among those who tend to hold forth
on such matters.
The world's best-known physicist, whose unified theory of the universe contradicts the big bang theory, Thursday showed off a new computer that plugs him into the Net - and allows him to hold forth
on everything from this morning's headlines to tomorrow's theorems.
Over on Meet the Press, where a recent topic was race relations and affirmative action, you would be expected to hold forth
about the decline of values in America (a perennial favorite with the pundits).
Proust observed that people of fashion and beauty can't see the poetry or philosophy in their lives and seek it rather elsewhere, placing "those much stupider than they who profess to despise 'society' (or fashion and glamour) and like instead to hold forth
about sociology and political economy" on an infinitely higher peak than artists who make work about glitz.
But the point--and the beauty--of this is not that we get pontificate or otherwise hold forth
, but that you get to communicate with a group of like-minded people who are part of the auto industry.
Photo: (Color) Portland's Pioneer Square is just one spot in the city where musicians regularly hold forth
Consultants commonly hold forth
with the proposition that if you are hiring people for your organization, you should be sure that you select people who are better than you are.