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Which class are you least looking forward to?

K's
 12 (11.1%)
Property
 24 (22.2%)
Torts
 12 (11.1%)
Crim
 11 (10.2%)
Con Law
 15 (13.9%)
Legal Writing
 34 (31.5%)

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Re: FOR EVERYBODY STARTING LAW SCHOOL THIS FALL
« Reply #80 on: July 04, 2006, 03:49:38 PM »
do you find your pda useful? could you do without it?

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Re: FOR EVERYBODY STARTING LAW SCHOOL THIS FALL
« Reply #81 on: July 04, 2006, 04:58:55 PM »
Honestly, I've used my PDA twice since college, when I used it all the time.  Since I have my computer with me basically 24/7 now, there's really no reason to have a PDA.

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Re: FOR EVERYBODY STARTING LAW SCHOOL THIS FALL
« Reply #82 on: July 04, 2006, 05:04:18 PM »
Law school is all about mind games...you will notice that when you get there. :P






i dont have enough mind left to play games with it

i dont intimidate easily, anyways, and its been a while since i really, really cared what anyone other than my wife and dog thought

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« Reply #83 on: July 04, 2006, 05:12:57 PM »
thanks for everything alci, you've cost me another 500 beans or so, lol

so is there anyway to avoid the "deer in the headlights," pants down trauma that the socratic method can cause as a 1L?

what about beds? the one thing i remember from law school confidential is how important the author thought getting a good bed was, does anyone agree?

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« Reply #84 on: July 04, 2006, 05:14:30 PM »
thanks for everything alci, you've cost me another 500 beans or so, lol

so is there anyway to avoid the "deer in the headlights," pants down trauma that the socratic method can cause as a 1L?



yeah, be prepared!   :D


or pretend you're arguing with your mother

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« Reply #85 on: July 04, 2006, 05:15:23 PM »
thats an idea  :D
or pretend you're arguing with your mother

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« Reply #86 on: July 04, 2006, 05:35:09 PM »
grrrrrr  no I read somewhere about a fellow 1L calling the commitee on another 1L and drama ensued
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Re: FOR EVERYBODY STARTING LAW SCHOOL THIS FALL
« Reply #87 on: July 04, 2006, 05:54:22 PM »
I think a good bed is something to invest in anyway. You use it every single day, why skimp? Half the reason why I'm trying to hurry up and get to school is so I can get me a nice new bed. Yay :)

My last 2 mattresses were from IKEA - the same model - the first one I had was amazing, and this one is just eh. Not sure if I wanna risk getting another dud, but a good mattress is otherwise so damn expensive.
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« Reply #88 on: July 04, 2006, 06:11:54 PM »
def i just don't know if i should go all out and drop 700+ or go for something a bit more reasonable, with beds quality means more money unless theres a great sale going on

I think a good bed is something to invest in anyway. You use it every single day, why skimp? Half the reason why I'm trying to hurry up and get to school is so I can get me a nice new bed. Yay :)

My last 2 mattresses were from IKEA - the same model - the first one I had was amazing, and this one is just eh. Not sure if I wanna risk getting another dud, but a good mattress is otherwise so damn expensive.

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Re: FOR EVERYBODY STARTING LAW SCHOOL THIS FALL
« Reply #89 on: July 05, 2006, 12:31:46 AM »
KB, you know the beds in Gropius are wonderful this time of year, I hear... >:(


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