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  •  UE figures also do not take in to account (0+ / 0-)

    the many people who have gone to college to ride out the recession.  I read an article yesterday about how over 50's and also more younger people have gone to college, taken out huge student loans, because there were no jobs.  And we all know getting a college education  is not a guarantee of a job.  People are using college as an alternative to being unemployed.

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