Ed Helms at Knox College Commencement

From: Huffington Post

Actor Ed Helms wants the class of 2013 to be full of fear. Helms, known from his roles in “The Hangover,” “The Office” and “The Daily Show,” delivered the commencement address Saturday at Knox College in Galesburg, Ill.

Helms nabbed an honorary degree at the ceremony, along with Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Knox College dean and vice president for academic affairs Lawrence Breitborde.

The actor’s theme throughout his speech was how to use fear to one’s benefit… Helms also described how, when he began doing standup, fear helped him to keep going after he bombed on stage… Read more…