Some graduate speeches are motivating and are worth reading from the start while others are funny and full of humor. For some graduates graduation is nothing but one huge celebration party. There are few funny graduation speeches.
One funny speech was by an actor from Merrimack College in the year 2014, Charlie Day, who in his speech stated that all the degrees that they have worked for are absolutely worth nothing to him and his fellow graduates.
J.K. Rowling: Harvard University, 2008 Inauguration. Rowling was talking about the things he would like to thank Harvard for.
Carl Aquino: 2010 Valedictorian, West Hall High School amazes his listeners by comparing college to a Rubik’s cube.
Jay Leno: Comedian, Emerson College, 2014 made the graduates laugh by telling them that all they need was soul mate but not a cell mate.
Another funny speech was by the famous singer Dolly Parton in the graduation of the University of Tennessee in the year 2009.
Fred Armisen: Actor, Oregon Episcopal High School. He stated that there is never one way of doing things
Antony Corvino; undergraduate student and a Bachelor’s Degree Candidate in Political Science, Binghamton University in 2009. He said that the graduates don’t receive respect, the earn it but when they are given opportunities, they fight for it.
Ed Helms: Actor, Cornell University, 2014 while addressing the graduates, wished that there was a way of identifying the good old days before leaving them behind.
Bono: University of Pennsylvania, 2004 commencement caught the attention and got everyone laughing when he told them not to get him nervous just because when he gets nervous, he uses only for letter words.