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Meaningful Work

Wade84 Wrote: May 29, 2012 7:14 AM
The intellectual elitists in the halls of higher learning are only guilty of completing the job of packing full of mush the young heads they receive from our K thru 12 education system run by unions (the masters of collectivism). That is where the core problem is hatched. Witness what is happening i n Wisconsin where the private sector has finally realized the government worker sector has been playing them for suckers all along.

"Education" is a word that covers a lot of very different things, from vital, life-saving medical skills to frivolous courses to absolutely counterproductive courses that fill people with a sense of grievance and entitlement, without giving them either the skills to earn a living or a realistic understanding of the world required for a citizen in a free society.

The lack of realism among many highly educated people has been demonstrated in many ways.

When I saw signs in Yellowstone National Park warning visitors not to get too close to a buffalo, I realized that this was a...