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 September 13, 2018
“High school is like a free trial on education” (college joke)

High school is usually free (paid by government taxes); college is usually very expensive. “High school is like a free trial. It’s cool and all but most of the fun stuff is locked unless you buy the full version...COLLEGE” was posted on Twitter by Tyler on August 29, 2012. “‘@Willy_TheSquid: High school is like a free-trial for college. ‘If u wish to continue ur education u can buy the complete pack for $60,000’” was posted on Twitter on August 30, 2013.

“‘@Ivan_splash: High school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say ‘now if you wanna continue pay $50,000’” was posted on Twitter on January 12, 2014. “High school is like a free trial on education. Once you’ve graduated, they say ‘now if you want to continue, pay $50,000’” was posted on Reddit—Shower Thoughts on September 17, 2014.

The saying has been printed on several images.


Twitter
Tyler.
@BonafideTye
High school is like a free trial. It’s cool and all but most of the fun stuff is locked unless you buy the full version...COLLEGE
5:55 PM - 29 Aug 2012

Twitter
❀ MaryB ❀
@MaryB_17
“@Willy_TheSquid: High school is like a free-trial for college. “If u wish to continue ur education u can buy the complete pack for $60,000”
2:39 PM - 30 Aug 2013

Twitter
March 11th smile
@JayJay_2Times
Goin To High School Is Like A Free Trial For College “If You Would Like To Continue Your Education Plz By The Complete Package 4 $65,000”
11:14 AM - 4 Sep 2013

Twitter
☆〜(ゝ。∂)
@MDKALLFNDAY
high school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say “now if you wanna continue pay $50,000”.
7:46 PM - 12 Jan 2014

Twitter
Lauren Smith
@lsmith1245
“High school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say now if you wanna continue pay $50,000” this >>>>
8:49 PM - 12 Jan 2014

Twitter
1stQueenn
@KenyaaBugatti
“@Ivan_splash: High school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say “now if you wanna continue pay $50,000”
10:04 PM - 12 Jan 2014

Twitter
theBOSS
@Im_Billybob
“@Ivan_splash: High school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say “now if you wanna continue pay $50,000”
11:17 PM - 12 Jan 2014

Twitter
Frank Romano™
@FRomano91
High school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say, “Ok now if you want to continue, please pay $50,000.”
11:29 PM - 26 Jan 2014

Twitter
9GAG
@9GAG
High school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say
“ok now if you want to continue, please pay $50,000”
5:30 PM - 10 Aug 2014

Reddit—Shower Thoughts
High school is like a free trial on education. Once you’ve graduated, they say “now if you want to continue, pay $50,000”
submitted September 17, 2014 by randercrop

Twitter
Funny Quotes
@funnycomms
High school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say
“ok now if you want to continue, please pay $50,000”
8:52 PM - 12 Sep 2018

Twitter
DORY
@FindingDoryQ
High school is like a free trial on education and then once you’ve graduated they say
“ok now if you want to continue, please pay $50,000”
11:25 AM - 13 Sep 2018

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityEducation/Schools • Thursday, September 13, 2018 • Permalink