Originally Posted by Manton
On top of that, he went to UCSC, if I recall, which is about as exotic as it gets.
Although I am a native of Santa Cruz, UC Santa Cruz was far too exotic for my wallet. I left Santa Cruz for the (then) California State College System right around the time you were born. That level of education was the only affordable one for a young man of modest means working his way through school. Student loans were not...