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The below is either pretty funny or pretty scary, depending on how you look at it. To me it's both.

Can a 4% annual withdrawal rate be considered safe if we have to rely on these bozos who can't seem to be able to chew gum and walk at the same time?

It's not only young Americans who are dumb. It's a global phenomenon.

I was so freaked out that I tried this with my two older kids. Thank goodness they're OK.


WASHINGTON (AP) — Ask young people to pick out Iraq on a map of the Middle East, and only 13% can locate it — despite a barrage of headlines and broadcast reports about a possible war against Saddam Hussein.

Same goes for Israel or Iran, according to a National Geographic study that finds there has been little to no improvement in students' knowledge of geography since 1988.<snip>


Full article at:
http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2002-11-20-geography-quiz_x.htm
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