The kid has a point, even if he sounded like a dumbass when he stated it. All colleges do these days is regurgitate the same crap you've had crammed into your head since grade school, and make it a pre-req for the classes that do pertain to your actual vocation. All so they can be sure to pump you for as much money as possible. I've met just as many dumbasses with degrees as I have those without. In this day and age, with information so readily available, colleges are nearly obsolete in their current form.
It helps ease the strong urge to gouge my eyes out with potato peelers that I feel when subjected to his blatant rape of the English language. Who was not asking for it, by the way. It was in jeans and a t-shirt.