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Robin Abcarian
PCC graduates, take some lessons from commencement speech fiasco
PCC graduates, take some lessons from commencement speech fiasco

To Pasadena City College's Class of 2014: I am honored that you have chosen me today to give a fake commencement speech about your school's botched search for a commencement speaker. We can learn so many lessons from the way college officials mishandled the job: They invited distinguished PCC alumnus Dustin Lance Black, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of "Milk," to be your speaker. They disinvited him over a sex tape but forgot to tell him. They replaced him with a public health doctor/Christian fundamentalist preacher who believes children's cartoons are satanic and once boasted of refusing to treat a prisoner who had a pentagram tattoo. After many of you...

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