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Ben Stein: How not to ruin your life
Ben Stein
February 29, 2008
Ben Stein is perhaps best known for his role as the boring teacher in the movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and his stint as host of the award-winning game show "Win Ben Stein's Money." But Stein's experience extends far beyond the entertainment world. As a former speech writer for Presidents Ford and Nixon, a lawyer, a financial expert, and author of over a dozen books, Ben Stein spoke recently at the Commonwealth Club of California about the financial, political and social challenges he sees facing the world today.

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