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Why Homeschooling is Becoming Hipster

JustMC Wrote: Jan 28, 2013 8:05 AM
Joe, not only is the VAST majority who go to college unprepared for a college education, but precious few of the COLLEGES THEMSELVES deliver a college education to significant numbers. Degrees are a RACKET in this country. And it all stems from the government-mandate of phony credentials per government standards, funded with taxpayer money. It's the government and the schools of all levels playing "you lie and I'll swear to it" so long as we all get rich taking money from the taxpayer.

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...