Phi Beta Cons

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Twenty-Six-Year-Olds in Diapers?


David Bass of the John Locke Foundation has a sharp piece here, in which he argues that we now have lots of 26-year-olds in diapers (figuratively) owing to the influence of college. Instead of augmenting their human capital, college for many kids just prolongs adolescence and gives them a set of false expectations. The “Occupy” crowds are largely composed of such people.


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