Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

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Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby TLSModBot » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:17 pm

Which 'Should I go to school X or Y' threads are the most annoyingly overdone?

My nominations:

1. Harvard v. Yale

2. Columbia v. NYU

3. GULC v. Vandy/UT

Any other good candidates?

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby 071816 » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:18 pm

UCLA vs. USC or anything vs. Pontifical Catholic

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby bearsfan23 » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:23 pm

Cornell w/$$$$$$ v. Harvard

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby Winston1984 » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:24 pm

UF vs. FSU
BU vs. BC

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby RareExports » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:25 pm

William and Mary vs. Georgetown vs. GW vs. American for a career in politics

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby Hand » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:26 pm

6778628 wrote:Georgetown vs. GW vs. American for a career in politics


I consider this one underplayed

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Postby Gray » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:28 pm

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby Hand » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:32 pm

Gray wrote:
Hand wrote:
6778628 wrote:Georgetown vs. GW vs. American for a career in politics


I consider this one underplayed

G/G foreva


RIP brianiac 2015 never 4get

on-topic: getting pretty tired of the t14 full ride vs. H threads, just take the money already you bunch of fucking assholes

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby TLSModBot » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:34 pm

Seriously underplayed: AU vs. 12 feet of sturdy rope.

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby ILoveYou » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:34 pm

Hand wrote:
RIP brianiac 2015 never 4get

on-topic: getting pretty tired of the t14 full ride vs. H threads, just take the money already you bunch of fucking assholes



Seconded, and seconded. Unless you figure out a way to give me your t14 full ride, in which case, def go to H :P

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Postby Gray » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:34 pm

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby bearsfan23 » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:35 pm

Hand wrote:
Gray wrote:
Hand wrote:
6778628 wrote:Georgetown vs. GW vs. American for a career in politics


I consider this one underplayed

G/G foreva


RIP brianiac 2015 never 4get

on-topic: getting pretty tired of the t14 full ride vs. H threads, just take the money already you bunch of fucking assholes


But you can't put a price on prestige

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby ILoveYou » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:36 pm

zacharus85 wrote:Seriously underplayed: AU vs. 12 feet of sturdy rope.



That seems like too much rope. Never hung myself, granted, but I feel like 12 ft of rope has botched attempt written all over it.



Still better than AU.

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby Hand » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:39 pm

ILoveYou wrote:
zacharus85 wrote:Seriously underplayed: AU vs. 12 feet of sturdy rope.


That seems like too much rope. Never hung myself, granted, but I feel like 12 ft of rope has botched attempt written all over it.

Still better than AU.


No it is actually credited - if you do it properly, you have a good way to fall after jumping, so your neck breaks when you reach the end of the rope, which is a hell of a lot better way to go than choking to death

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Postby Gray » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:42 pm

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby L’Étranger » Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:48 pm

I'm probably a bad person for saying this but it's the peeps that get into Y/H/S get a Ruby, get a Darrow, get a Levy, get a free at C too and then are like where should I go, is Y really worth it? I just want to be like F you man. But then again, I'm probably a bad person.

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby TLSModBot » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:13 pm

L’Étranger wrote:I'm probably a bad person for saying this but it's the peeps that get into Y/H/S get a Ruby, get a Darrow, get a Levy, get a free at C too and then are like where should I go, is Y really worth it? I just want to be like F you man. But then again, I'm probably a bad person.

No no those people are the worst. Right up there with the H/Y debate.

Also re: being a bad person - literally the few posts before yours we were talking about suicide as an appropriate alternative to a low ranked law school. Perspective: now you have it.

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby sandwhich » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:20 pm

"Is a million dollar scholarship at a T10 worth not being able to go to the Harvard Club?"

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby Username123 » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:23 pm

Nova vs. Barry for IP

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby ballcaps » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:28 pm

Uschoolqb10 wrote:Nova vs. Barry for IP


classic

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby BigZuck » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:29 pm

It's irrational on my part but anything asking about academia always troubles me. I guess because of all the zero value add professions connected to law school, professor is right at the very top of the list. Also, how do you know you want to be a law professor if you've never even taken a law school class? Because the "scholarship" you've read? Come on. Might as well say you want to be an illiterate chronically lazy windbag who suckles off the federal teat for 250K a year and tenure.

Now that I think of it that does actually sound like the dream.

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby RunnerRunner » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:34 pm

sandwhich wrote:"Is a million dollar scholarship at a T10 worth not being able to go to the Harvard Club?"


Lol and seconded. Every single thread on Harvard v Anywhere with $$$$ always starts and ends the exact same way.

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby Julien_Benda » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:35 pm

Michigan (w/Darrow) vs. Handgun & Bottle of Dewar's

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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby FSK » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:42 pm

ballcaps wrote:
Uschoolqb10 wrote:Nova vs. Barry for IP


classic


I feel like a lot of these come down to HAHAH v. URFUCKD
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Re: Most Tired/Overplayed Law School Comparison?

Postby AT9 » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:57 pm

Any thread that contains better options than I had is annoying.

But I'll throw in SMU vs. Houston (and sometimes Baylor) because the answer is always the same: retake, go to UT, or don't go period >> pick living in Houston or Dallas/whichever is cheaper.



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