Prom “the New Wedding”

Written by Pat's Papers | Friday, 13 April 2012 8:15 AM


My daughters aren’t even in high school yet, but I guess I should start saving now. According to USA Today, the average American family with a graduating student will spend $1078 on prom. Calling prom “the new wedding,” experts say with people getting married later and later in life, prom has “replaced weddings, debutante balls and coming-out parties as the formal occasion of a young adult’s life.”

SOURCE: USA Today

Share This Story

Tracker Pixel for Entry
 

 

Editor's Pick

Taking a Tech Timeout

Taking a Tech Timeout

Parental controls aren’t just for kids. Tips to force yourself to take a break from your devices.



Editor's Pick

Did This Man Invent the Selfie?

Did This Man Invent the Selfie?

Lester Wisbrod says he’s been taking photos of himself with celebrities for decades.

Favorites

News

U.S. Newspapers

International Newspapers