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Why Homeschooling is Becoming Hipster

silentCalfan Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 12:28 AM
The biggest problem with our government is that it is infested with Ivy League graduates. Those clowns could screw up chicken soup. In over 30 years of law practice I would occasionally run into Ivy Leaguers. They were always mediocre or below average in ability. The notion that Ivy Leaguers are smarter than the rest of us is the opposite of the truth.

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...