A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from November 13, 2012
“Higher education helps your earning capacity. Ask any college professor.”

"Higher education helps your earning capacity. Ask any college professor” is a jocular saying that has been printed on many websites. The saying has been cited in print since at least 1998 and is of unknown authorship.


Google Groups: fr.comp.sys.pc
IHAMOUINE Samir
8/2/98
(...)
Higher education helps your earning capacity.  Ask any collegeprofessor.

Google Groups: rec.games.board
ba...@casema.*remove_this*.net
12/26/99
(...)
Higher education helps your earning capacity.  Ask any college professor.

Google Groups: alt.os.linux.slackware
+Chiron+
11/30/02
(...)
Higher education helps your earning capacity. Ask any college professor.

Twitter
Stacey Son
‏@staceyson
Fortune of the day: Higher education helps your earning capacity. Ask any college professor.
10:52 PM - 29 May 10

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Initech
‏@iminitech
Higher education helps your earning capacity. Ask any college professor. #instantfollowback
5:18 AM - 9 Aug 12

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Chocolate Hot-Dog
‏@chochotdog
Higher education helps your earning capacity. Ask any college professor.
10:22 PM - 30 Oct 12

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityEducation/Schools • Tuesday, November 13, 2012 • Permalink