Teenager infuriates parents with his secret college decision

A teenager with strict parents decided to go to college on the other side of the country, making his parents furious. He shared why he made the choice on Reddit’s “Am I the A******” forum. The 17-year-old is sick of all of his parent’s rules. “I live in New York, but I applied to several colleges in Texas, Louisiana and California,” he wrote. “I paid for all of my admission fees ... I wasn’t gonna tell my parents until August, but they found out recently,” he continued. “They walked away from me while I was still trying to defend myself ... It’s basically just silent treatment,” he added . Reddit users thought he was acting responsibly

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