That fact has been stated but not proven. Further research is needed.
A lot of Americans are very proud and wouldn't be caught dead working in a grocery store or fast food joint even if that's the only work they could get with their most basic education and experience. I know many people personally who are like that, my own stepmother being one. She's actually pretty good … Read more
That would depend on the individual and how they and their family (and, unfortunately, maybe even friends) personally feel about it. Some people may sometimes feel embarassed because they wish that they had more formal education or an opportunity for it so that they could do a different type of work because they know others … Read more