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Studying for the LSAT / Re: In the race for LSAT success...again
« on: September 13, 2012, 02:09:40 PM »
Cooley3L, thanks.  I bet I could get a higher score on the LSAT than a 166.  For example, a 170.  If that's even possible to do without cheating.  But I am satisfied with my 166.  In fact, I have been thinking about giving myself the nickname "166." Today I'm going to contact some law schools to get back in.

Incoming 1Ls / Re: Lawyer Making Products
« on: September 12, 2012, 01:18:59 PM »
Yeah, kinda.  It's like that now I have auto-correct: I sense or feel when I am wrong and I automatically correct myself.  It's great! 

Law School Admissions / Re: Character and Fitness
« on: September 12, 2012, 01:14:50 PM »
When I was in college, I smoked pot.  The first time was in Hawai'i--atUH-Manoa--in a dormitory.  The second was at a house in Maine.  I don't know if I was written up or not.  But I did that and then got into The University of Southern Californa Law. 

Incoming 1Ls / Lawyer Making Products
« on: September 11, 2012, 02:56:41 PM »
When you purchase the LSAT and apply to law school are you buying extraneous "lawyer making products" too?  Because I did that in 2007 and now, 5 years later, it feels like I downloaded lawyer making software in my body.

Studying for the LSAT / I cancelled my first LSAT
« on: September 11, 2012, 02:51:38 PM »
I took the LSAT twice in 2005.  The first time around I cancelled it.  I took it at Boston University.  The reason I cancelled it was, if I remember correctly, I heard a noise in the rafters and it distracted me.  I cancelled it afterwards, just in case.  Then I retook the LSAT in October 2005 in Stony Brook, Mass, and I scored a 166.  That's 93-94 percentile which means I did better than 93-94% of LSAT test takers.  That's like if everybody who uses took the LSAT, then I scored better than 93-94% of people on

But what I want to know is what score I did get, or would have gotten, on my first LSAT. 

Studying for the LSAT / Re: In the race for LSAT success...again
« on: September 11, 2012, 02:44:24 PM »
Thanks, SoCalLawGuy.  And that's where I went to law school--SoCal!  'SC-afornia!

Current Law Students / Re: Is Law School a jungle?
« on: September 10, 2012, 04:31:54 PM »
I'm am thinking about trying to get back into 'SC Law.  It hasn't even been 5 years and a big reason I dropped out is because I was depressed.  Before I dropped out, I went to a shrink in Los Angeles and she diagnosed me with depression.  Fortunately, I survived it and I am no longer depressed.  Actaully, I feel quite good now and better as the days go by.

Without thinking about it much, if I were in your shoes then I'd apply to Washington University in St. Louis.

General Off-Topic Board / Re: I bought Barron's
« on: September 07, 2012, 02:38:17 PM »
Is The Red Cross directed by a bunch of blood sucking vampires or by mosquitos?  LOL!

I dropped out of college, which left a slew of W's on my transcript in fall '04; I took the LSAT in '05; I scored a 166; in fall '06 I went back to college and graduated with a 3.65 gpa; and then I got into BU Law and the University of Southern California Law.  The mean salaries for graduates from both of those law schools is above $100,000.  I bet that can buy you lots of t 'n' a.  And isn't that like 1/3 of what it's all about???

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