Well, yeah. That’s the answer to Ben’s…

Well, yeah. That’s the answer to Ben’s question. “What about, I don’t know, raising the price of the yearbook?” That would give students a choice. They could buy the yearbook or not, depending on whether they thought it was worth the money.

Choice is bad. If they let you make your own decisions, you might not choose correctly. It’s far better for them to force you to do what they know is right.

No, you will get a yearbook, and you will pay for it. It’s for your own good, you ungrateful peasant.