Wear Sunscreen: A Primer for Real Life

Wear Sunscreen: A Primer for Real Life

Mary Schmich


What she wrote used to be humorous and clever and fascinating, so i'd were proud had the phrases been mine." --Kurt Vonnegut, New York Times

The tenth anniversary version of Mary Schmich's undying recommendation in a brand new package deal designed for the following new release of graduates.

Wear Sunscreen, now a success video on YouTube.com, is visible by way of thousands of viewers.

It all started with a column titled "Advice, Like adolescence, most likely simply Wasted at the Young," written via Mary Schmich and released within the Chicago Tribune on June 1, 1997. published on the net, Schmich's column quick turned a world sensation. acquaintances e-mailed it to neighbors, the media picked up on it, and a celeb was once born. there has been just one challenge: everybody suggestion the column used to be an exact graduation deal with given through writer Kurt Vonnegut.

Eventually, Mary Schmich was once adequately pointed out because the writer. AMP released her recommendation as a present publication in 1998. the subsequent yr, "Wear Sunscreen" turned successful song. 

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