The Stupidity Of Alabama College Students Throwing COVID Parties - And Response

Thursday, July 2, 2020

College students in Alabama are throwing COVID-19 parties. They are inviting people that are infected to come, then they bet on who will come down with it first. Whoever wins gets the money pool.

We are raising a culture of educated idiots. Just think about this - some of them will be our next generation of leaders in the United States or your local government.

I just read this on the MSN homepage.

You can't fix stupidity with education.

Jerry McClendon
Soddy Daisy

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Alabama, #50 in Education and #49 in quality of life. Roll Tide!

Douglas Jones
Ooltewah

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