Bernie Sanders recently suggested that giving everyone in America free college would be cheaper than sending them to jail later in life. Dirty Jobs host Mike Rowe called him out in amazing fashion.
The Hill reported:
Mike Rowe: Bernie Sanders a ‘knucklehead’
Television personality Mike Rowe is slamming Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), calling him a “knucklehead” for his remarks on college affordability.
The host of CNN’s “Somebody’s Gotta Do It” blasted a tweet from Sanders that suggested the government should pay for college to lessen the costs of incarceration.
Here’s the Bernie Sanders tweet:
At the end of the day, providing a path to go to college is a helluva lot cheaper than putting people on a path to jail.
— Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) December 13, 2015
Mike Rowe responded:
Off The Wall
Bernie Sanders tweets, “At the end of the day, providing a path to go to college is a helluva lot cheaper than putting people on a path to jail.”
I wonder sometimes, if the best way to question the increasingly dangerous idea that a college education is the best path for the most people, is to stop fighting the sentiment directly, and simply shine a light on the knuckleheads who continue to perpetuate this nonsense.
See Rowe’s full response below:
Off The Wall Bernie Sanders tweets, “At the end of the day, providing a path to go to college is a helluva lot…
Posted by Mike Rowe on Monday, December 14, 2015
Ain’t it the truth?