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Ed Rooney (Character)
from Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)

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Principal Ed Rooney

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  1. "Ferris Bueller"
        - A Night in the Life (1991) TV episode, Played by Richard Riehle (as Principal Ed Rooney)
        - Grace Under Pressure (1990) TV episode, Played by Richard Riehle (as Principal Ed Rooney)
        - Baby You Can't Drive My Car (1990) TV episode, Played by Richard Riehle (as Principal Ed Rooney)
        - Stand-In Deliver (1990) TV episode, Played by Richard Riehle (as Principal Ed Rooney)
        - Scenes from a Grandma (1990) TV episode, Played by Richard Riehle (as Principal Ed Rooney)
          (8 more)

  2. Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) Played by Jeffrey Jones

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From Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
[On the phone]
Ed Rooney: Are you also aware, Mrs. Bueller, that Ferris does not have what we consider to be an exemplary attendance record?
Katie Bueller: I don't understand.
Ed Rooney: He has missed an unacceptable number of school days. In the opinion of this educator, Ferris is not taking his academic growth seriously. Now I've spent my morning examining his records. If Ferris thinks that he can just coast through this month and still graduate, he is sorely mistaken. I have no reservations whatsoever about holding him back another year.
Katie Bueller: This is all news to me.
Ed Rooney: It usually is. So far this semester he has been absent nine times.
Katie Bueller: Nine times?
Ed Rooney: Nine times.
Katie Bueller: I don't remember him being sick nine times.
Ed Rooney: That's probably because he wasn't sick. He was skipping school. Wake up and smell the coffee, Mrs. Bueller. It's a fool's paradise. He is just leading you down the primrose path.
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