Bueller… Bueller… Bueller…

I found a copy of Ferris Bueller’s Day Off for five dollars at the check out counter of the grocery store, and Mona and  I watched it this afternoon.

It’s one of my favorites.

In a typical Teen Comedy™, the parents are away and the kids respond by breaking into the liquor cabinet, throwing a raucous party, and shouting “Woo!” frequently.  What Ferris does, though, is have a nice meal, attend a ball game, visit a museum, and watch a parade.

I just find that so much more appealing.

1 Comment

  1. markonit

    … there is a theory that like “Fight Club” that Ferris is simply a construct of Cameron’s mind, to get him to do the things that he really wants to but is too tied to notions to actually do … anywho, these are things that I can picture a teen actually wanting to do but not having the courage to actually do them in the face of peer pressures …

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