Conan O’Brien, whom The Washington Post has called “the most intelligent of the late-night comics,” was the keynote speaker at Dartmouth College's 2011 Commencement exercises on Sunday morning, June 12.
Things start to get serious about two-thirds into the clip, and even yours truly found something useful for his own life starting at about 20:00. Such is a rewarding conclusion to a major snark-fest, for which our subject received an honorary degree. Not a bad idea for this week's Friday Afternoon Moment of Whimsy.
[CONTENT WARNING: Single instance of expletive at 09:31. Hit the mute button for a second and get on with your life already.]