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01-27-2014, 04:32 PM
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Originally Posted by Rangers Fail View Post
Half the people in my senior economics class have apparently never heard of the Dow Jones, Nasdaq, or S&P 500.

Now, I don't proclaim myself to exactly be 100% in the know of what is going on in the world, but come on. Have they never seen 5 minutes of CNN or something? They'll be voting this year.
That wouldn't exactly give you knowledge of anything

The fact that half of them have never heard of it is absolutely mind blowing and scary. I wonder how many of the people in this class are economics majors who will wonder why they cannot find a job when they graduate.

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