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25 Celebrity Drop Outs Who Earned a GED

By November 4, 2013

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I discovered this morning, thanks to Laureen, that the link to this list of celebrity GED earners was a bad link. Sorry! Here's the list I promised: 25 Celebrity Dropouts Who Earned a GED

Did you know Nicholas Cage has a GED? So does Eminem. Michael J. Fox has one, too. He has a new TV show starting this fall. There are a lot of very successful people who dropped out of high school for a variety of good reasons, later earned a GED, and went on to do some pretty great stuff.

Mary Lou Retton has one. Remember the Olympian? So does Dave Thomas, founder of Wendy's.

If you dropped out of high school, it's never too late to earn your GED and do whatever you dream of.

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March 27, 2014 at 8:28 am
(1) Private Profit Plus says:

Hi there! This post couldn’t be written any better!
Reading through this post reminds me of my good old room mate!
He always kept talking about this. I will forward
this write-up to him. Pretty sure he will have a good read.
Thanks for sharing!

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