education

Why Do I, an Average Guy Who Just Wants a Basic Office Job, Need a Goddamn Bachelor’s Degree?

Those who are unable to afford college have always been at a disadvantage when it comes to their career prospects and, by extension, their earning…

Is It Really Unethical for Professors to Sell Students Their Own Books?

Mikie Long finally caved and bought the $160 textbook. The junior at South Carolina’s Clemson University had been told there was no other way to…

Is Trade School a Better Choice for Me, an Average Guy Who Wants a Decent Job but Who’s Been Told the Only Way to Get It Is by Bankrupting Myself With a College Degree?

The decision to go to college is, for many, an obvious one: It’s just a thing you do after high school if you have any…

Why Is Preschool So Fucking Expensive?

Question: Would you pay more to send your kid to preschool or to college? Don’t laugh! Preschool — the land of finger painting, naptime and…