And as Kevin Carey points out, they are not nearly the slackers everyone takes us for.
If I had gone to and completed college right out of high school I would have graduated in 1991. Aside from a few bumps along the way, my life is great. Fantastic family, good friends, a job I enjoy and I own my home.
As I was meeting with members of my fraternity over the past weekend, the same question kept kind of popping up--when did we grow up? The answer is that we never really noticed it but it happened and for the most part, all for the good.