All That For A Latte?

In the British documentary 56 Up, a man shared that he had earned a law degree at Oxford. Then, in his thick English accent, he proudly proclaimed that he was now a “barrister.” My 13-year-old daughter wasn’t impressed.

“So,” she said, “he spent all that effort getting an Oxford law degree, and now he works at Starbucks?”

Lauren Joyce, San Rafael, California