Final exam night. Bill arrived an hour late. His calculator had dead batteries. His only hope of passing the class is a decent grade on this exam.
He won't make it in college with this work ethic and he certainly won't make it as a plumber either. Just imagine him showing up hours late to fix a leaky faucet and then needing to borrow a wrench because he left his home.
Way to go Bloomberg. Your tenure as education mayor hasn't prepared anyone for a trade or college.