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Troy aikman Keeps 20 yr old Promise

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by carpro, Feb 11, 2009.

  1. carpro

    carpro Well-Known Member
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    I know how he feels....I have two classes and I am finished with my Bachelors degree at the age of 56 with grandchildren to celebrate the event!
     
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    And I thought my 9 years of part time college with full time work were a long time!
     
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    Way to go , Grand pa!!! :applause:
     
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    carpro, when this poster returns you might wanna make like a tree and [​IMG]
     
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    I graduated from the University of Houston in 2002 when I was fifty years old. I know it's tough; my hats off to Troy!
     
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    Every state college system is under great strain and many are cutting classes and reducing classroom space for young people who will need jobs for the next 40 years. I have have ethical doubts about people who are very close to or over retirement age displacing young people who need the jobs in the classrooms. A person who graduates at age 50 will probably need to work for another 20 years in the coming Bush Depression but if a person well over 60 is sucking down tax money for their education . . . if going to a private school and paying the tuition - more power to you.
     
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    Hold on...your profile says you are 68! You need to get off the internet. I'm a young person and I need more bandwidth and you are utilizing bandwidth that I want. Get off my internet you old person! :laugh:
     
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    Go Coogs! And congrats dragonfly!
     
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