So Jimmy Kimmel let him finish his speech on “Jimmy Kimmel Live“!
Peter Butera was the high school valedictorian at Wyoming Area Secondary Center in Exeter, PA, which is near Scranton / Wilkes-Barre. He decided to be SLIGHTLY critical of his high school. After starting his speech with the remarks he had already planned, Peter changed direction and began talking about how little change he himself had affected throughout his duration on student council. And so they cut off his microphone.
You can see that video via WashingtonPost.com:
Peter, who will be attending Villanova this fall, posted a longer clip on his Twitter account. Not only were his classmates cheering him on, the entire audience of friends and family members had his back too: