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Maya Rudolph gives hilarious, thoughtful commencement speech

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NEW ORLEANS – Maya Rudolph brought the funny to Tulane University’s commencement ceremony over the weekend.

The actress and comedienne spoke to graduates in New Orleans.

Rudolph broke out her Oprah Winfrey impression to the delight of the crowd.

“And today, class of 2015, look under your seats because you are all leaving here today with a college diploma! You get a diploma! You get a diploma! You get a diploma! And you, sir, you get a diploma!” Rudolph said during her speech.

She closed her speech by impersonating Beyonce.

Rudolph’s father graduated from Tulane in 1968, while her cousin was part of this year’s graduating class.

 

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