I am fighting to save Ferris Bueller as the greatest movie protagonist in Clay Morgan’s 2nd Annual March Movie Madness Contest.
People have accused Ferris as being a slacker.
Ferris was before his time.
He started tackling his Bucket List before people knew what Bucket Lists were.
He was never lazy.
He was a doer.
He thought outside the box.
He knew how to be a friend.
He knew how to sweet talk his parents, the lunch lady, and the school nurse.
He always had a Plan A and a Plan B and a Plan C.
Because he was smooth.
He knew how to work the system.
Everyone loves Ferris.
Why does everyone love Ferris Bueller?
Because he is on a universal quest to have fun.
He takes risks: not dangerous ones. But he does the crazy, silly things we wish we might be brave enough to do. That kind of ethos that will always triumph. He’s the friend we all wish we had.
Sure, Ferris is a rich kid who has almost nothing to complain about.
And guess what? He doesn’t.
He helps his friends during their darkest hours.
He shows them love.
And a good time.
He reminds us all to cherish every moment of every day.
And this is why you have to go over to Educlaytion and vote to SAVE FERRIS right now!
The polls are open this moment!
Today Ferris is up against Maria Von Trapp from the Sound of Music.
I’ll admit, Maria is pretty awesome.
And she can sing “doe a deer” like nobody’s business.
But VOTE FERRIS BUELLER!
Oh, I am not above trying to sweeten the pot.
BLOGGERS: If you vote to SAVE FERRIS and leave me a comment, I will tweet your current blog post.
NON-BLOGGERS: I will make a vlog and create some kind of crazy song where I sing the names of everyone who votes for me. That’s right, I will get the names from Clay and create a vlog of gratitude.
I might even be on a float.
“Ism’s in my opinion are not good. A person should not believe in an -ism, he should believe in himself.” – Ferris Bueller
Look at the brackets. Who do you think is going all the way? IYKWIM.
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