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Lewis Black to graduating class: You are now entering a world filled to the brim with idiots (Video)

Lewis Black to graduating class: You are now entering a world filled to the brim with idiots (Video)

By | June 17, 2013 at 1:28 pm | No comments

This past Saturday, Lewis Black delivered an inspiring, poignant and hilarious (obviously) commencement speech to the 1,200 graduating students at University of California-- San Diego's Thurgood Marhsall College. Throughout the nearly 15-minute address, Black urged students to...

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Watch Eugene Mirman disparage his college alma mater yet inspire students during hilarious graduation speech

Watch Eugene Mirman disparage his college alma mater yet inspire students during hilarious graduation speech

By | June 1, 2012 at 11:44 am | No comments

In 2009, Eugene Mirman was asked to give a commencement speech for the graduating class of his high school, and just a few days ago he got to do it again at his Alma Mater Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. The comedian and co-star of Fox's animated hit Bob's Burgers...

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Laughspin’s 12 favorite comedian graduation speeches, featuring Colbert, Fey, Poehler and more!

Laughspin’s 12 favorite comedian graduation speeches, featuring Colbert, Fey, Poehler and more!

By | May 7, 2012 at 11:15 am | 2 comments

It's graduation season and you know what that means! Someone somewhere is sitting through a three hour procession of watching 200 people wearing oversized gowns stand in line to shake somebody's hand. Hooray! But seriously, congratulations to all you recent grads. You make us...

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Watch Conan O'Brien and Fred Armisen give graduation speeches!

By | June 13, 2011 at 9:34 am | No comments

Enlisting hip-as-hell comedic personalities to speak at graduations seems to be one of the most important charges a graduating class gives itself each year. To the credit of colleges across the country, the likes of Tina Fey, Jon Stewart, Bill Cosby and Amy Poehler have all...

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