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Kanye West Says ‘I’m Sorry’ Over Bush-Katrina Comments

Kanye West expressed his appreciation for the phrase “I’m sorry,” which he opened his commencement speech at the Art Institute of Chicago with before receiving an honorary doctorate.

05/13/2015

Former NFL player Leigh Bodden delivering commencement speech at alma mater, Northwestern High School. (Photo credit: Prince OfEnt; YouTube)

Ex-NFL Player Delivers Commencement Speech at Md. High School

Former NFL player Leigh Bodden delivered a moving commencement speech at his former high school in Hyattsville in the form of a rap.

06/01/2014

President Barack Obama delivers the commencement address during a ceremony at Morehouse College on May 19, 2013 in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘I Might Have Been In Prison’ If Not For The Opportunities I Had

President Barack Obama, in a soaring commencement address on work, sacrifice and opportunity, on Sunday told graduates of historically black Morehouse College to seize the power of their example as black men graduating from college and use it to improve people’s lives.

05/20/2013