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.

George Leef — George Leef is the director of research for the John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy. He holds a B.A. from Carroll College (Waukesha, Wis.) and a J.D. from ...

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Fire the FBI Chief

American government is supposed to look and sound like George Washington. What it actually looks and sounds like is Henry Hill from Goodfellas: bad suit, hand out, intoning the eternal mantra: “F*** you, pay me.” American government mostly works by interposition, standing between us, the free people at ... Read More
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Black Panther’s Circle of Hype

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