Study: Is it time to ditch university?

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Remember when Occupy Wall Street was the flavour of the day. They were the early left-wing rendition of what would eventually become Black Lives Matter and Antifa.

They were occupying parks near Wall Street and complaining about the evils of capitalism, etc and etc.

But a strange story emerged about one person who was part of this protest and why he was protesting.

He had graduated with a teaching degree and was working full time as a teacher in New York City. But he decided to leave his full time job and follow his heart and get at Masters in Puppetry at the University of Connecticut.

Yes, puppetry as in puppets.

Three years later, he was $35,000 in debt and was stunned to find out there were not a lot of job opportunities as a puppeteer and the best thing he could find was working as a substitute teacher at…

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