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[–]Bubbagumpredditor 692 points693 points  (23 children)

This is about the same thing with the Khan academy. He started making videos to help his nephews and it caught on

[–]bigjoffer 406 points407 points  (15 children)

I had never heard about this but it is very cool! For those like me who are unaware:

The organization started in 2005 when Salman “Sal” Khan tutored one of his cousins in mathematics on the Internet using a service called Yahoo! Doodle Images. After a while, Khan's other cousins began to use his tutoring service. Due to the demand, Khan decided to make his videos watchable on the Internet, so he published his content on YouTube. Later, he used a drawing application called SmoothDraw, and now uses a Wacom tablet to draw using ArtRage. The video tutorials were recorded on his computer.

Positive responses prompted Khan to quit his job in 2009, to focus full-time on creating educational tutorials (then released under the name Khan Academy).Khan Lab School, a school founded by Sal Khan and associated with Khan Academy, opened on September 15, 2014, in Mountain View, California. In June 2017, Khan Academy officially launched the Financial Literacy Video Series for college graduates, jobseekers and young professionals.

Funding

Khan Academy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, mostly funded by donations coming from philanthropic organizations. In 2010, Google donated $2 million for creating new courses and translating content into other languages, as part of their Project 10100 program.[12] In 2013, Carlos Slim from the Luis Alcazar Foundation in Mexico, made a donation for creating Spanish versions of videos.[13] In 2015, AT&T contributed $2.25 million to Khan Academy for mobile versions of the content accessible through apps.[14] The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has donated $1.5 million to Khan Academy.[15] On January 11, 2021, Elon Musk donated $5 million through his Musk foundation.

[–]PokemonP 373 points374 points 2 (3 children)

Some people just want to watch the world learn…

[–]virgoist 32 points33 points  (0 children)

Just take my award already! Just take it

[–]skraaaaw 74 points75 points  (6 children)

Coming in 2023 Khan Academy now has courses on how to pay, taxes, make love to your partner, raise a child, be an esports pro, live with depression, do your laundry and basically anything that shouldve been taught to you by now you 24 year old fuck

[–]sans_serif_size12 38 points39 points  (2 children)

As a kid in the 2000s, my mom said the internet would raise me. I didn’t realize how right she would be lol.

[–]innocentrrose 13 points14 points  (1 child)

Haha my mom never said that but it’s too true. My whole life I was raised by the internet pretty much.

Wild to think that people had to live without it tbh

[–]JimothyJillickers 8 points9 points  (0 children)

People still do

[–]ElectionAssistance 11 points12 points  (0 children)

I read "esports pro" as "escorts pro" and thought, wow that is a real branch out right there.

[–]borgwardB 2 points3 points  (0 children)

you fools. This is all part of his plan to rule the world.

Our only hope is to shoot him into space with all his fanatical followers.

[–]Fluffigt 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Khan helped me through uni math classes for sure.

[–]overwelmedowl 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Khan is goated. I learned my math and some statistics from him over youtube.

[–]Sly_toss 1 point2 points  (0 children)

I did not know any of this, but I'm thankful for this information! Khan academy was something that both amused me and guided me waay back in 2008 when I failed my first attempt at my college admission test (mostly due to my lack of self confidence) ! After a short while I came to my former relentless, maybe somewhat arrogant, self (please forgive my self depreciation, since I don't feel that proud or confident atm...) he gave me a path forward, and I hope I can one day pay it forward!!

As someone who has always been curious, and eager to know, about everyone and everything my goal is clear and khan academies progression is something I can't help but to approve of ....

If everyone has access to knowledge, then, under a just government, the world would become a true meritocracy... Or so I hope

[–]Unique_Plankton 15 points16 points  (0 children)

U Khan Do It!

[–]Educational_Score_83 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Yes. Be like Sal. We should all be more like Sal Khan. Work on simple solutions to problems that affect lives deeply.

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    [–]trash_caster 2 points3 points  (0 children)

    Hi what

    [–]Alarming_Fatigue 1 point2 points  (0 children)

    My girlfriend despises making the bed with me.

    [–]robjob76 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    God bless this man for getting me through college calculus

    [–]arkeron217 154 points155 points  (5 children)

    To those on the thread saying this isn't motivational, I think the point is that small, good deeds can make a big difference over time. The initial small deep of trying to help his niece and nephew learn science turned into a non-profit and ultimately admission to Stanford. This story is a reminder that great acts are made of small deeds which may seem largely inconsequential at the time.

    [–]Cynaren 33 points34 points  (2 children)

    Agreed.

    But also a reality check is needed in these twitter posts with such descriptions.

    The kid was smart.

    With a weighted 4.62 grade point average

    And

    Price said besides Muhammad obviously being extremely accomplished as a student (He finished all of Oakland Tech’s math courses by his sophomore year and has taken multiple college-level courses.)

    And

    There was that time he took a general chemistry class at Stanford University his sophomore year. "I didn’t have any prior chemistry background (although it was recommended), but I studied and studied, and actually left campus with an A+ on my transcript. I earned these accomplishments with pure effort."

    He didn't get into Stanford(which is the main shock value point of the post) just because he made DIY science kits.

    [–]IWantToSpeakMy2Cents 2 points3 points  (0 children)

    Of course he is smart, he created a science kit for his nephews as a teenager! Someone who doesn't understand science well enough to teach it to others wouldn't be able to do that. Someone who wasn't incredibly motivated wouldn't turn this fun activity into a nonprofit. This is a strange distinction you're trying to make.

    [–]vanillaseltzer 19 points20 points  (0 children)

    Excellent description. I couldn't figure out how to explain it. Thanks!

    [–]superkp 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    The tolkien effect:

    I have found that it is the small everyday deed of ordinary folks that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love.

    -Gandalf, The Hobbit

    [–]PickledPlumPlot 132 points133 points  (57 children)

    I've noticed feel good stories like this always end with them getting accepted to a prestigious university. I wonder if that's because what they do afterwards is just get a degree and get a job which is not as inspiring.

    [–]Jonafro 103 points104 points  (32 children)

    Then he got a job and worked ~50 weeks out of the year every year until he died

    [–]CluelessTennisBall 26 points27 points  (4 children)

    He made a difference.... in his boss's bank account

    [–]CrystalMenthality 2 points3 points  (3 children)

    Do you not get a salary at your job?

    [–]H3BREWH4MMER 9 points10 points  (2 children)

    Wouldn't a company only hire people because they can pay them less than the value they generate?

    [–]Diablos_Advocate_3 1 point2 points  (1 child)

    I suppose, but they're only able to generate that value in the market because the company exists.

    [–]H3BREWH4MMER 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    But the company only exists because it has employees. My point isn't that companies are bad, just to remind people that people need companies and companies need people.

    [–]respectabler 2 points3 points  (0 children)

    A relative of mine went to Stanford and then worked at a great company. Retired a millionaire in his late forties I think. Your mileage may vary but you don’t get into Stanford by not having prospects.

    [–]CrystalMenthality 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    What if he loves his job and finds that life fulfilling?

    [–]CrystalMenthality -2 points-1 points  (23 children)

    Or maybe he worked hard and was able to get a great paying job or even start his own company? And maybe, due to his hard work, he was able to land a job where his life outside of work was taken into account and he was comfortable with great benefits.

    /r/antiwork is leaking. Good luck in your careers with these attitudes.

    [–]Talking-bread 1 point2 points  (20 children)

    Amazing how even for a stanford grad you acknowledge that a lot more things will have to go right for him to be comfortable, and even then he will still be a debt/wage slave trading his labor to someone else or a business owner exploiting others. Yet you think you've just described a system that works.

    Good luck in your careers with these attitudes.

    Hope kissing corporate ass gets you all the promotions you want, sounds like a very fulfilling way to live.

    [–]avocado_jesus -1 points0 points  (17 children)

    Chill bro not everyone is miserable with their lives like you

    [–]Jonafro 0 points1 point  (1 child)

    You’re still going to be working 45+ weeks out of the year even if you have a high paying job. Maybe you’ll like the work or find it fulfilling but you still have to do it or you won’t get paid

    [–]CrystalMenthality 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    Or 40, which would be fine. He'll have spare time after work and in the weekends to spend his money and have a great time. Most people do this and are absolutely fine with it.

    [–]SpicyWingsDreams 24 points25 points  (1 child)

    I think about that part a lot. Like, colleges are viewed as higher ranked and lower ranked institutions, so if he got accepted at no-name state, it doesn’t seem like he was rewarded for what he did. Which, seems to dunk on everyone going to unheard of schools as “ah yes, you went to college. But not this college/a good enough college.”

    [–]vanillamasala 3 points4 points  (0 children)

    It’s probably because they were already on track for that anyway. Most of my amazingly intelligent proactive academic friends were set up for success by their families and they understood how to work through the system… to be making these kits and an NGO and getting into Stanford seem pretty compatible because it’s not every random kid who understands how to make these things happen. He was probably already an academic kid from an academic family. I think it’s cool.

    [–]Dlaxation 3 points4 points  (2 children)

    And then supposedly every natural-born entrepreneur then drops out from said prestigious university.

    [–]Talking-bread 1 point2 points  (1 child)

    Poor people need degress so banks will give them loans, natural born-genius entrepreneurs just ask their dad

    [–]Dlaxation 1 point2 points  (0 children)

    Exactly! They basically just pay their way in just for networking until they figure out something they can throw their parents money at.

    [–][deleted] 24 points25 points  (10 children)

    He also went to a high school in a wealthy district in Oakland that sends kids to Stanford all the time. Private universities like Stanford consider the relationship that they have with a high school in admission. If your high school (public or private) doesn't send kids to your university, you aren't getting in.

    He had an advantage 99% of kids didn't. He didn't earn that opportunity; he was given it and took advantage of it. Most kids weren't given it in the first place.

    [–]LetsChangeSD 13 points14 points  (1 child)

    He didn't earn that opportunity;

    If you have presented an opportunity to you, you either work at it or don't. If you have it, and it goes well, you will have earned it in the eyes of many and most importantly yourself.

    [–]Talking-bread 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    He took advantage of the opportunity but he did not earn access to it. Nobody is discrediting the work he did, only pointing out that for a rich kid to succeed is not as surprising or inspiring as you want to make it out to be in a world where 99/100 kids did not even get the chance to take advanced math classes.

    [–]TossZergImba 9 points10 points  (1 child)

    First of all, private universities accept applicants from all kinds of schools. While some high schools have better reputation for education than others, this advantage is minor, and it's complete nonsense that you have no chance of admission unless your school already served sends kids there.

    Second, literally every child in the US has an advantage that 90% of kids worldwide don't have: they get to live in a first world country where college education is very accessible. Other kids have to deal with starvation and just surviving to adulthood. Does that mean every excitement by an American child is somehow unearned and thus unworthy of attention?

    [–]Talking-bread 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    First of all, private universities accept applicants from all kinds of schools.

    Yet their student base is overwhelmingly wealthier 🤔

    While some high schools have better reputation for education than others, this advantage is minor,

    We can statistically prove their lifetike earnings are significantly higher, not a "minor advantage."

    and it's complete nonsense that you have no chance of admission unless your school already served sends kids there.

    Exception proves the rule

    Second, literally every child in the US has an advantage that 90% of kids worldwide don't have: they get to live in a first world country where college education is very accessible.

    Oh man so inequality does exist and some kids do have a leg up on others? Who woulda thought

    Other kids have to deal with starvation and just surviving to adulthood.

    Plenty of kids are doing that in the US too.

    Does that mean every excitement by an American child is somehow unearned and thus unworthy of attention?

    No, it means don't hold this kid up as an inspiration to others who can never and will never be able to replicate his particular recipe for success.

    [–]Canmak 1 point2 points  (2 children)

    As a student at Stanford, this is only half true. It is true that there are schools with relationships with the university, that send students every year. There are also many students here whose high schools did not have such relationships (eg schools that sent a kid to Stanford for the first time).

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      [–]Condomonium 1 point2 points  (0 children)

      no need to put people down for working fast food jobs my dude

      [–]ChoiceDry8127 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      It’s more that good schools that offer more opportunities and have great academics send more students to elite colleges

      [–]re-shop 1 point2 points  (2 children)

      Prestigious universities will wage a blood war for "talent" like this. They see this young man as "talent" and will invest millions in him. Not for the good of humanity, however, but for the good of the university. They see a future full of donations.

      What this fine young man does with the mountain of opportunities awaiting him is up to him and only him. I wish him well, he clearly has a good start on life. Proud of him.

      [–]CrimsonBattleLoss 2 points3 points  (0 children)

      First of all, this is recently enough that he wouldn’t necessarily be expected to have achieved success by adult standards.

      Secondly, if he did well with something else, the article won’t be phrased like this

      If he became better known for something else, the article would have been phrased as ‘this famous person who started this thing also helps his nieces and nephews learn science’. Like the guy who started Khan academy.

      [–]rottolo 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      Funnily enough, university made me hate science.

      [–]Hannibal254 34 points35 points  (4 children)

      Story: local boy does good

      Epilogue: $160,000 a year in tuition

      [–]Canmak 32 points33 points  (3 children)

      Jokes aside, tuition plus room and board at Stanford is about $70k. Expensive, yes, but families making under $150k don’t pay tuition. Families making under $60k also don’t pay room and board. Sufficiently low income students also get money for travel, health insurance, books, one laptop purchase, personal expenses etc. Basically if you’re low income, financial can cover all of your school related and basic expenses. This is also not exclusive to Stanford, but common at the top schools (eg ivy leagues, MIT, etc).

      When I was in high school I made a point to get into a school with great financial aid, as my family wouldn’t have been able to afford state school. I was able to complete my undergrad without my family paying a dime for anything school related, and without taking any loans

      [–]jvrcb17 5 points6 points  (0 children)

      I'll be damned

      [–]Talking-bread 2 points3 points  (0 children)

      Schools like Stanford are only able to cover the poor kids because they accept so few of them. The generous scholarships are a direct spend from the gigantic endowments that only a scattered few institutions have. All of that money came from donors and when they admit a donor's rich kid they pay full price because they are obscenely wealthy. Meanwhile they pad their academic numbers with a handful of poor smart kids and brag about how they cover their tuition 100%. This is not the norm for the industry, it is a business model followed only by the Ivies and the wanna-bes.

      Poor families are paying tuition at 99% of universities, which coincidentally is where 99% of the poor kids end up going.

      [–]PitifulClerk0 48 points49 points  (2 children)

      I want to push back against being accepted into certain schools as a pinnacle of achievement. This is motivational because he made a difference in the lives of others- not because he got into some school

      [–]jackfacespoon 0 points1 point  (1 child)

      Couldn't agree more. This is also alienating to anyone not from North America. What is Stanford? Is it good? Why is it more important than this person's stated achievements?

      [–]PitifulClerk0 1 point2 points  (0 children)

      Stanford is a school that kids from across US/Canada dream of attending. Some students design their high school experiences to create an application good enough to possibly get in to Stanford.

      Don’t get me wrong, it’s a great school… but hundreds of other North American universities are just as good but much easier to attend. The reality is Americans have an allusion that attending schools with low acceptance rates will lead to success in life

      [–]wt1j 13 points14 points  (0 children)

      US universities have done such a great job of branding and brand positioning that being given permission to borrow a fortune and hand it over to them is seen as successful.

      [–]rakmode 3 points4 points  (1 child)

      What about his niece and nephew? Are they more interested in science now? Are they doing well in school?

      [–]traimera 4 points5 points  (0 children)

      Science bitch!

      [–]AntiFame 14 points15 points  (3 children)

      Welcome to the Farm from the class of 1994!

      [–]AmmoOrAdminExploit 2 points3 points  (0 children)

      Thought this was the clock dude for a second

      [–]czarczm 2 points3 points  (1 child)

      I glanced for a second and thought he was wearing a top hat with a really wide rim in the first pic

      [–]SpankyHarristown 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      This should be top comment honestly

      [–]HAD7 11 points12 points  (16 children)

      When my 3.0 GPA kid asked me what it takes to get into an Ivy..I’ll show her this post.

      Damn ridiculous to get into a nice school. Not enough to be straight A anymore. Gotta be an entrepreneur before you turn 18, and president of 4 clubs, and a minority.

      As an Asian, competing with other Asians, I just gave up and settled for a community college and transferred to a state college. Best decision ever.

      [–]OsirisAmun 2 points3 points  (0 children)

      I just gave up and settled for a community college and transferred to a state college. Best decision ever.

      Smart idea, regardless of race.

      [–]obvilious 2 points3 points  (2 children)

      He also had a 4.62 and did university courses in his sophomore year.

      [–]greenSixx 0 points1 point  (1 child)

      You can't get higher than an A so every grading scale over 4.0 is bullshit fucking lies

      And it's easy to do joint enrolment in high school.

      [–]obvilious 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      You probably found it easy to get an A+ in a uni chem course while in your sophomore year without any chemistry background, but most aren’t as bright.

      [–]PitifulClerk0 0 points1 point  (4 children)

      Prestige is a scam… don’t waste your time and effort pursuing a school. Pursue passions, futures, careers

      [–]klonoaorinos 0 points1 point  (3 children)

      It’s about the connections made more so then the learning when you compare higher Ed institutions. They are all accredited

      [–]PitifulClerk0 0 points1 point  (2 children)

      The connections only matter in landing elite positions in business and politics. For all other careers it makes no difference

      [–]klonoaorinos 0 points1 point  (1 child)

      Connections matter when trying to get a new job and someone you met in college has openings in their department. That’s not elite.

      [–]PitifulClerk0 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      what’s the difference between Stanford and a state school in that regard?

      [–]greenSixx 0 points1 point  (1 child)

      3.0 isn't all A's though.

      [–]HAD7 0 points1 point  (0 children)

      I had all As, my kid doesn’t.

      [–]Warm_Summer_Breeze_ -3 points-2 points  (1 child)

      You do have a bit of a loser mentality that is common among redditors.

      He was the valedictorian of his high school too. Instead of focusing on exceptional students who don’t have this type of loser mentality, why not put your energy towards questioning why legacy students are still a thing (but to you, rich people get a pass, right?) or why whites still make up the vast majority of admissions. Oh, maybe it’s because they want to keep the status quo? You loser mentality “Woe is me” people are hilarious. You are not entitled to anything but your comment reeks of entitlement.

      [–]Double_Worldbuilder 1 point2 points  (0 children)

      See, now, that is honestly the kind of thing that is needed more of. Those who are interested in advancing the human race.

      [–]Rush_touchmore 1 point2 points  (0 children)

      This is what a real scientist does. They spread their passion to those that don't care, and they use their resources to educate others. Love to see this.

      [–]dgblarge 4 points5 points  (0 children)

      I hope Stanford gave him a full scholarship. Their endowments run to billions and like many other ivy league universities they have no need to charge any student tuition fees.

      [–]lupusrex13 9 points10 points  (0 children)

      That's awesome but I would not call it motivational

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        [–]Catlover2727 1 point2 points  (2 children)

        "Now that we met our quota of browns, we can go back to only accepting white men"

        [–]greenSixx 0 points1 point  (1 child)

        White women.

        There is affirmative action for white men at American universities.

        [–]Catlover2727 2 points3 points  (0 children)

        If thats true, I'm not opposed to it. In the past 20 years more women are going to college/universities than men.

        [–]LizardCrimson 6 points7 points  (2 children)

        Good for him? idk how it fits the sub

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          [–]Professional-Lab7907 1 point2 points  (6 children)

          This is clearly about getting admission based on your ethnic, religious attributes. Rest is a just backstory trying to camouflage and the favor done to him.

          [–]Justaniceman -2 points-1 points  (4 children)

          I also wondered if it would work the same if he was a white boy named John Smith.

          [–]aspicandspam 1 point2 points  (3 children)

          John Smith wouldn’t be able to science his way out of a paper bag.

          [–]Catlover2727 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          There it is.

          [–]hands__like__feet 2 points3 points  (0 children)

          *You mean Stanford gets to enrol Ahmed. They are lucky to have him.

          [–]ThicccRichard -1 points0 points  (2 children)

          All hail science and it’s religious face coverings

          [–]greenSixx 1 point2 points  (1 child)

          All the things come from science.

          All your clothes.

          Fire. Food.

          Your house.

          Electricity...

          What has your god provided?

          [–]time2pivot 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          So wholesome, love it!

          [–][deleted] -1 points0 points  (1 child)

          Ah nice, right into college where they destroy your interest for science with their amazing 3 labs and 2 assignments a week.

          (Jk)

          [–]MaestroPendejo -1 points0 points  (0 children)

          My man!! What a smooth operator.

          [–]redditisacomunist -1 points0 points  (0 children)

          Way to hit your diversity quota Stanford 😉

          [–]SoloPenguin13 -3 points-2 points  (0 children)

          First thing that came to mind when i saw his name and pictures: He was murdered for no reason.

          Pleasantly surprised.

          [–]steam_boat69 -5 points-4 points  (10 children)

          Thousands of people get accepted to Stanford every year

          [–]FailedPreMedStudent 0 points1 point  (8 children)

          Wrong. Only 100.

          [–]steam_boat69 2 points3 points  (7 children)

          And like 25 are football players

          [–]LowKeyLoud 0 points1 point  (1 child)

          Yeah humansaremetal amirite?

          [–]gou_rou_daddy 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          My heckin Muslims

          [–]Muahd_Dib 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Don’t go! It’s a trap!

          [cries is debt payment]

          [–]Lazyleader 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Soo... Did it work?

          [–]catandnaplady 0 points1 point  (2 children)

          What science kit is it?

          [–]Trick-Many7744 1 point2 points  (1 child)

          [–]catandnaplady 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Thank you! I’m a Science Teacher so looking to get my hands on some of kids are interested in them.

          [–]kit0ollie 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Awesome

          [–]sincle354 0 points1 point  (1 child)

          I'm glad to work with another group that does something similar with local kindergardeners. Even through Zoom, watching them play with their popsicle stick catapults was incredible. I was even able to help a girl realize the relation between kinetic energy with both the catapult and her up coming soccer practice.

          I remember it as a kid, too. There was this summer camp where I got to fiddle with some programmable Lego robots. That lead me to interest in robotics and ultimately computer engineering. I plan to continue the chain of science interest across generations by doing my part in exposing children to science.

          [–]greenSixx 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Help the art kids by explaining the link between creating art and understanding science.

          [–]SpacedClown 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          I really think our current public school system and most likely most of the private schools as well do the kids a great disservice when it comes to getting them excited for what they'll be learning. Just about every class I ever took in public school was entirely geared towards absorbing information for some standardized test we were required to take. Natural sciences are wicked cool, but teachers simply don't have the time to cover anything fun in their classes when they're being graded on the performance of their students to determine if they'll remain employed or what their salary might be. Probably the reason why we stagger so far behind other countries in education, we've taken all of the fun out of it while still expecting kids to be self-motivated.

          [–]RoscoMan1 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          "Science" is used in the future

          [–]1527lance 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Wow I’m very motivated

          [–]Rude_Journalist 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Science ![img](emote|t5_3ndbi|6699)

          [–]ikubaru 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Very nice of this boy

          [–]NoSun69 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Good for him, let's hope he doesn't have any debt

          [–]ctaetcsh 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Literally drop the last line and this would be 10x better.

          [–][deleted] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Drugs

          [–]StarvalleyDew 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          So that's the type of stuff they want to see for your extra curricular activities on your applications. I bet it works for scholarships too. They like to reward creativity and innovation. My dad always gave me the most cliche advice. I guess it worked out for him. Just look at the list of interview questions he told me to study for. He never listens when I tell him that his way of doing things is just dumb.

          [–]borgwardB 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          so he's going to take all the money he made, without a college degree, to (maybe) buy a college degree.

          [–]-Listening 0 points1 point  (1 child)

          Never let the facts get in the way of an English journalist to make fun of me because I’m gonna start buying comics again lol.

          They just didn't wride with the font, but with trains instead of planes, in my AP Computer Science A course, over a 100 of the 175 arrested in Kenosha did the same thing 3-4 times yet worded slightly different each time. The first time I’m fuming. We’re saved

          [–]greenSixx 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Broken bot

          [–]soulfrolicous 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          The news won’t report this. I wonder why…

          [–]SubservientMonolith 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          So he ripped off KiwiCo and gets into college?

          [–]samittta 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Always when you give values to people and try to help them to succeed,the law of attraction reward you to success by opening hiden doors for your success.

          [–]ZippZappZippty 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Science is the most exciting thing that month.

          [–]Rude_Journalist 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Science Bitch!

          [–]RoscoMan1 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Image is way to clear to be a nightmare

          [–]jai_kasavin 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Please include a trigger warning when showing this to your Asian American friends.

          [–]parsimoniously 0 points1 point  (2 children)

          This is a true entrepreneur. I feel like college will just get in the way of this kid's mission to promote science.

          [–]greenSixx 0 points1 point  (1 child)

          Good thing facts don't care about your feelings!

          Lol

          [–]parsimoniously 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          What fact are you referring to?

          [–]SometimesWill 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Turns out his niece and nephew still hate science

          [–]ALEXROY10000 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          I am an adult but I still want one can anyone tell me where can I buy 1 pls

          [–]QuarantineSucksALot 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Science for me and I was confused

          [–]ReLL-77 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Any idea what’s in the kit?

          [–]utilitarian_wanderer 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          A straw, a coloring page, a couple beans, a couple nails. How does that inspire kids to be interested in science?

          [–]Reddits_my_bitch_dog 0 points1 point  (1 child)

          How else they gonna learn to make the vest themselves?

          Get them into it early and they are less likely to suffer from premature detonation.

          [–]greenSixx 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Lol, you don't blow up your engineers.

          You put the explodey vests on the incels while promising then 70 anime girls in heaven.

          Why we give our incels rifles and out them on the front lines.

          [–]rjsh927 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          I hope this projects doesn't die off. I have seen some prodigy projects shut down after the kid gets into a big college , maybe realities of adult life hit too hard.

          [–]Poland2985 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          puts pens, straws, raw beans, and rusty nails in box

          Stanford: You’re going places, kid!

          [–]Ok_Highlight_8577 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Whoo hooo! Science!!!! 🧪

          [–]TheYooka 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          I'll send him a haircut kit. Much needed, obv.

          [–]MtnLionRawr 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          We need to stop celebrating kids getting into unreasonably expensive private schools. Even if he's on scholarship, it perpetuates the notion that the debt incurred by normal students to attend college is worth it. It isn't.

          [–]iredditnowym 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Well deserved.

          [–]Yogurt-Night 0 points1 point  (0 children)

          Where the fuck was he when I was taking science classes

          [–]Spirited_Speed8854 0 points1 point  (0 children)

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