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These anachronistic twentysomethings are proud to be the odd men and women out of the digital-recording rat race.
By all accounts, the frenzy of competition among high-achieving young people is more intense than ever before: From middle school, if not earlier, kids are desperate to beat their peers on the next leg of the rat race.
This rat race leads to overeducation and the devaluation of credentials.
Ironically enough, for me, a great way to escape the the rat race involves getting into one of another kind.
Half the movers and shakers of the world today seem to have traded college life for the rat race halfway through and, far from suffering for it, those Zuckerbergs and Gateses, with shocking speed, ruled as the king rats.
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