If you get enough old geezers in one place, sooner or later the topic of conversation will be “kids today,” which is another way of saying “kids today are stupid.”
Don’t tell them about Neil Turner of Ashby, Minn. (reg. required), who started attending college at age 12.
It’ll ruin their day.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts where he was vice president of programming for Berkshire Broadcasting Company. Previously, he was an editor at the RKO Radio network in New York, and WHDH Radio in Boston. He was the founder of MPR News’ website.