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Old 05-05-2009, 02:10 PM   #34
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Default Re: What the Finns Can Teach the U.S.(?)

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Originally Posted by steelwall View Post
....I think China would be higher (maybe not considereing the population) but ALL the time there is someone killing themselves here, hell a couple months ago there was a guy going to jump off the top of my apartment building (this is the most common method). I know it to be especially high among high school kids.

These kids are under SO much pressure to do well and get into college it is not funny. Especially with the limited number of entrances, you may have 2,000 different students vying for one spot.
I have a feeling China's government might be less than forthcoming with any info that may cast its society as a whole in a negative light.
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