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Started by TheVoiceOfReason on May 18, 2020 8:43:53 AM
A Nebraska senator has just given the worst graduation speech ever and the Internet is in meltdown

Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse’s attempt at a light-hearted graduation speech to high schoolers in this time of corona has fallen flat. “So his idea of a motivational speech at graduation is to insult parents, teachers, grandparents, and the graduates?” fumed Maggie Larocque. “This is extremely disrespectful for the young people who have worked their asses off to get to this point in their lives!” fulminated Mark Barrington.

thismorning - 18 May 2020 20:08:31 (#1 of 11)

stay alert

AdonisBlue - 18 May 2020 20:43:54 (#2 of 11)

Just anothe dumb bloke who likes the sound of his own voice and is too stupid to have self doubt. The world's run by them.

LucyVanPelt - 18 May 2020 20:58:20 (#3 of 11)

Didn't read the all.

A rebuttal:

Garden - 18 May 2020 21:06:22 (#4 of 11)

Poor Ben. Self righteous ass can do nothing right.

cozzer - 18 May 2020 21:29:04 (#5 of 11)

Just anothe dumb bloke who likes the sound of his own voice and is too stupid to have self doubt.

But enough about thismorning, what about Sasse?

LucyVanPelt - 18 May 2020 22:06:11 (#6 of 11)

This is a great comment from Charlie Pierce on the Ben Sasse speech or whatever that was:

<<Young Ben Sasse, tie askew and quarantine stubble ablaze, parked his speech somewhere between a televised megachurch and Open Mic Night at the Chuckle Hut in Grand Platte.>>

I love Charlie.

Garden - 18 May 2020 23:05:59 (#7 of 11)

Finally able to watch it.

It's really horrible. And he didn't bother to shave.

Garden - 18 May 2020 23:06:29 (#8 of 11)

Especially in comparison with Obama's speech.

brooklyn - 19 May 2020 00:20:01 (#9 of 11)

even Jim Jordan pulls the tie all the way up. why put on one, and wear it at half mast?

Tomnoddy - 19 May 2020 00:24:03 (#10 of 11)


thismorning - 19 May 2020 06:03:37 (#11 of 11)

cozzer, heh heh, flunked logic, passed cluelessness.

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