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Gullibles Travels - a hoax by any other name?

Piltdown man is reputed to be the biggest hoax of the century.

However, the famous Kurt Vonnegut MIT commencement speech, Wear Sunscreen, has to be right up there with the… 343 more words

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Chicago Booth Review -- Video Killed the Radio Star

Erik Hurst, an economist with the University of Chicago, delivered an interesting commencement address that focused on the role of video games in the supply decisions of young men. 24 more words

Labor Economics

THE Commencement speech

Hello.. For two years I have been trying to reduce my weight in vain and one week ‘the fear of delivering this speech has actually done the magic. 897 more words


"I hope you will have just enough pain to learn compassion.”  ~Justice John Roberts - Supreme Court

You may have watched it already, but the commencement address from Chief Justice John Roberts at his son’s middle school graduation has become the most unusual kind of social media sensation: one of laud and honor. 232 more words


Commencement speaker: 'I wish you bad luck'

Chief Justice John Roberts gave a commencement speech this year to his son’s graduating class at the Cardigan Mountain School, a boarding school in New Hampshire for boys in grades six through nine. 423 more words

Practical Advice

Mark Zuckerberg's Commencement Address at Harvard [Video]

Facebook founder gave his address at Harvard’s 366th Commencement on May 25, 2017. ‘Sense of purpose’ is what he emphasised upon in his powerful-yet-emotional speech.


Dalai Lama speaks at UCSD commencement amid Chinese student objection


Dalai Lama speaks at UCSD commencement amid Chinese student objection

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