Too much obedient main stream schooling dumbs down, makes in fact stupid.
Today I learnt on the radio by chance that the French singer, songwriter and author Charles Aznavour finished his public school career - out of circumstance - at the age of ten, nevertheless he learnt everything he needed and even more than many others, made his life a success for him and his audience, with empathy!
BTW wolves have more brain than dogs, it is said. Far exceeding dumb-ass nimrods are to be found in the US military, a study during the Korean War allegedly had shown. No own thinking allowed, only orders to be followed although it can lead to own certain mutilation or death. Hey what a life? Which sane honest naturally feeling woman would choose .....