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    Jason Fertig, “Wanted: Stories of Successful People Without College Degrees,” National Review Online, Phi Beta Cons, March 17, 2011, http://www.nationalreview.com/phi-beta-cons/262430/wanted-stories-successful-people-without-college-degrees-jason-fertig.

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    “CNN Larry King Live,” transcript, January 6, 2005, CNN.com, http://transcripts.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/0501/06/lkl.01.html. Mr. Bryant responded to Mr. King’s questions thus: “Well, I feel the team chemistry was the hardest thing, for me, anyway. Now, it’s a different era. Teams are substantially younger than they were. So you have teams now with guys who are 27, 26, 25. Whereas back then, when I came to the NBA, it was 29, 30, 31, 32. And I was 17, 17, 18, so I didn’t have anything in common with the guys, there was not much to talk about. So it was a little difficult.”

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Fertig, J. Success without College. Acad. Quest. 24, 291 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12129-011-9233-z

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