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How Rachel Maddow Went Rogue in Her High School Graduation Speech

The future MSNBC anchor asked the board for approval on an anodyne draft. But the day of, she gave a very different address.

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Years before she became a firebrand for the left, Rachel Maddow practiced her signature spicy oratory in a very different setting: her high school

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Lisa Rogak

Lisa Rogak

LISA ROGAK is the author of numerous books, including the NY Times bestseller Angry Optimist: The Life and Times of Jon Stewart. www.lisarogak.com

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