When Mr. McGuire hustled Dustin Hoffman’s Benjamin away from the noisy party crowd, he only had one word for the newly minted college graduate: “Plastics.”
While that single utterance from the movie The Graduate ranks high in the American Film Institute’s list of top 100 movie quotations (even higher than the film’s seminal “Mrs. Robinson, you’re trying to seduce me! Aren’t you?”), it’s not the one word of advice you’d hear spoken at college graduation parties today.
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