Speechwriting ‘You’re not special’: The best grad speech ever? A Boston-area English teacher reaped the social media whirlwind—and praise nationwide—by telling students they’re just ordinary folks. Should other speakers use the same approach? By Russell Working@byworkingJune 14, 2012 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.