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Why Homeschooling is Becoming Hipster

alopekos teumesios Wrote: Jan 28, 2013 11:57 PM
Obama-Drama claims to be one of only ten Nobel Laureates in Physics from Harvard University, yet he can spend over a dozen hours on a relatively obscure web site arguing incessantly the same points with no supporting evidence other than his own bias and conjecture. Absolutely amazing. Well, this scientist needs to go to bed because I have a busy day in a real R&D facility tomorrow.

Who knew? My parents are cool. Homeschooling is becoming hipster. Celebrity parents like Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie proudly discuss their homeschooling lifestyle. But pioneers like my parents set the trend of educational freedom.

The plan was to send me to public school. My mother enjoyed her job as an R.N. and was not bored. She was simply a creative rebel. And my father encouraged her to pioneer—because he believed in freedom.

My mother is a rebel with her own style. She once told me: “I never wanted to be like anyone else. I always did my own thing. But my...