Richard Nixon had always been more of a rat-catcher than a heartthrob. All jowls and forehead, and sporting that rictus of a smile, he was a perennial runner-up. Willy Loman by way of Yorba Linda. Read more about Coded and Loaded: How Politicians Talk About Race and Gender Without Really Talking About Race and Gender »
This weekend commencement season gets into full swing, with colleges and universities across the country bestowing honorary degrees on the great and the good as part of their graduation celebrations.
Some notable recipients over the years: Read more about Honor Roll: Colleges Dole Out Honorary Degrees to Star-Studded, Curious Cast »
Posted on May 12, 2016 - 2:37pm