Maria Bamford spent a commencement speech teaching grads how to actually make money


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Ah, graduation season. A perfect time for celebrities, who are not really like us, to seem smart by giving vague inspirational speeches in funny hats. 

Instead, comic Maria Bamford used her invitation to speak at the very college she paid to attend — the University of Minnesota — to do what can only be described as the reverse DJ Khaled: She gave incredibly specific and useful wisdom to the (probably broke) grads. 

"To receive an invoice [from Sallie Mae] is to know you're alive," the Lady Dynamite star and creator said, ushering the graduates into their painful new reality. 

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