I went to a high school that was pretty crazy about its football program so it’s not too much of a shocker to me when I see stories about how much more seriously institutions take their sports teams as opposed to their actual education…
And the number of resources they pour into them…
But when you think about it, it makes sense: universities need to make money and sports are HUGE money makers. It’s just the way it works in that world.
And that brings us to today’s story.
Someone shared a photo on Reddit of the new locker room for the football team at Louisiana Tech University next to a classroom at the school to highlight the big differences. As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words…
Take a look at the photo below.
And folks on Reddit had some thoughts about
This person stated the obvious: this is a business.
And this sarcastic Reddit user had some fine observations. We got a real smart-aleck on our hands here…
This kind of sums it up, don’t you think?
Another person talked about how much he had to pay in gym fees when he went to medical school.
And this exchange between two readers makes a lot of sense when you think about it.
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