Every year commencement speakers drone on and on, usually boring the daylights out of their audience. As the 2013 commencement season gets underway, here are some of the funnier addresses that have withstood the test of time.
▶ Conan O'Brien's Speech to the Harvard Class of 2000.(Pt 1 of 2) - YouTube
Coming out of your closet: Ash Beckham at TEDxBoulder (Litgram: A 10 minute speech discussing how everyone, everyone, everyone has to go through hard conversations in life and gives advice on how to start and respond to difficult talks. Appropriate for older students only, maybe 13+)