Photos: Student loan memes help you laugh at your rates being doubled

Colorado students are among those suffering due to this week's doubling of student-loan rates, from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent. And all because of Congressional inaction.

Granted, that's not exactly news -- but things usually get expensive when Congress does something....

How best to process this information? We've collected the following student-loan memes intended to put a smile on your face even as your wallet gets thinner. Check them out below.

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