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Affirmative Action / So when AA and Legacy admissions are eliminated ...
« on: February 20, 2009, 10:37:38 AM »
and Asians make up 50% of the population at elite undergrad institutions and 35% of elite law schools, who will extreme/fundamentalist meritocracy advocates and anti-AA trolls blame for not getting into their school of choice?

Where should I go next fall? / $$$UF or Gtown
« on: May 17, 2008, 12:44:05 PM »
would it be a complete lapse in judgement to take UF with a full ride over Gtown if I want to work in the South

Law School Applications / curious
« on: May 01, 2008, 11:54:42 PM »
what profession do you all think has the most intellects (ranking 1 thru 5)

Law School Applications / Anyone have any ironic admission results...
« on: April 11, 2008, 02:55:33 PM »
e.g. In W & L Out at FSU; In at Columbia Out at Cornell; In at Vandy Out at GW

to minority issues all you have to do is look in Alan Keyes' direction. The cherry on top would be an Alan Keyes/ JC Watts Presidential ticket. I guess I can only dream.

Sorry for the flame yall. I couldn't resist.

Obama '08

Why so much emphasis on the prestige of the firm. Is there something that I am not getting? Given most firms pay the same with the exception of 2 or 3, wouldn't it make more sense to pursue depth/quality of work and quality of life. Is it profit per partner? What is it that I am missing?

Law School Applications / I am screwed beyond belief
« on: December 28, 2007, 09:43:05 AM »
I just went to LSAC to see if my GPA had been calculated and it has. The problem is my cumulative GPA is a 2.9 and they calculated it as a 2.3. What the #@$%? Any ideas on what I can do

Black Law Student Discussion Board / Black Women going into biglaw...
« on: December 15, 2007, 06:10:25 PM »
do you think the enormous salaries you all will be earning will pose a problem in your romance life?

Most men have problems making less than women, but even a very liberal minded educated man in his late 20s or early 30s would shudder at the idea of a young lady he is dating bringing in close to 200K a year.

Black Law Student Discussion Board / Damn shame
« on: December 01, 2007, 05:05:30 PM »
I sat to take LSAT for a second time today in hopes of getting a 2 or 3 point increase. I was oblivious to this the first time I took it, but I noticed that out of the 200 or so people that were spread out amongst 4 different rooms there was exactly 4 Black men including myself  :'(

Of course there were a gang of Sisters. This might have already been said, but we def. need some very aggresive initiatives to recruit Black men to law. The sad thing is I live in DC (chocolate city) I guess that doesn't have anything to do with the price of tea in China

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