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Debunking the Mystique of Top 20 Law Schools

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Re: Debunking the Mystique of Top 20 Law Schools
« Reply #20 on: September 22, 2009, 02:58:50 PM »
how many buroughs there are in NYC

Hey now!  I always forget that one...5 or 7?  Don't ask me to name them.


(OK, I probably can now, but I couldn't 2 years ago...Manhattan, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island?  So I guess there are 5?)

yeah, I should have prefaced by saying the person in question was born and raised NY.

Re: Debunking the Mystique of Top 20 Law Schools
« Reply #21 on: October 28, 2009, 10:57:10 PM »
I once knew a girl who was so wrapped up in elitism and rankings she got into NYU, Columbia, Stanford and Harvard, but got dinged at Yale and based on that 1 ding decided not to go to law school at all.

No, I'm not kidding.

She didn't really want to be a lawyer

Re: Debunking the Mystique of Top 20 Law Schools
« Reply #22 on: October 28, 2009, 11:20:47 PM »
It's only fair that people also read this article. It's two years old, but as relevant as ever...especially since nothing has been done to fix the problem.

http://www.abajournal.com/news/law_school_secret_bad_job_market/

Re: Debunking the Mystique of Top 20 Law Schools
« Reply #23 on: October 29, 2009, 08:09:06 PM »
I once knew a girl who was so wrapped up in elitism and rankings she got into NYU, Columbia, Stanford and Harvard, but got dinged at Yale and based on that 1 ding decided not to go to law school at all.

No, I'm not kidding.

1. I love that screen name you have...says so much in 3 words.

2. OMG BWAHAHAHAHAHAHHAAAAAAAAAA...s o what is this genius doing now?