Trust me, you don’t want to be 26 and still living at home with your parents.
--- Recent College Grad Megan Muller.
". . . Muller, who, daunted by the expense of college, struggled with whether to finish at all. She currently makes about $25,000 as an assistant editor at Federal Practitioner, a peer-reviewed medical journal."
With our economy in a vibrant recovery, you'd think an educated person with some ability and ambition would be able to pull down a 6-figure job and not settle for a mere $26K, woodn't ya?
Things should be especially bright, now that the illegals have given up and gone home.
Instead, we get this:
"A study conducted by Twentysomething Inc., a consultant firm specializing in young adults, reports that 85 percent of this year’s graduating class will be forced to move back home. Meanwhile, 2011 graduates also face historic amounts of student loan debt -- or an average of $27,200 for graduates that borrowed money in order to finish school."
What a bunch of slugs!
H/T to Blended Purple, who probably doesn't care.