Stephen Colbert graduated from Northwestern University 25 years ago, and on Friday, he returned to deliver a hilarious and poignant commencement speech to the class of 2011. It’s a definite must watch if you have 20 minutes to spare.
Why watch this video aside from the fact that you get 20 minutes of straight up Stephen Colbert comedy?
- Stephen Colbert went to Northwestern but Stephen Colbert went to Dartmouth.
- Northwestern has a Dillo Day (and, yes, I spelled that correctly).
- what to do to die today at a minute or two to two…
- how Kinkos got its name.
- Stephen Colbert sings a portion of Ave Maria.
- Colbert gives advice on following your dreams.
- Colbert’s explains how life is improv.
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