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striking out at OCI

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Sep 14, 2010 11:13 pm

what are your plans if you strike out at OCI?

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Sep 14, 2010 11:21 pm

Suicide

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby 20160810 » Tue Sep 14, 2010 11:39 pm

Does anyone really have a plan other than "Keep looking?"

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby IAFG » Tue Sep 14, 2010 11:40 pm

SBL wrote:Does anyone really have a plan other than "Keep looking?"

"Going back to engineering"?

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby bigben » Tue Sep 14, 2010 11:45 pm

"Try for non-OCI jobs i.e. small law/govt/non-profit"?

"Find another career"?

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby dood » Tue Sep 14, 2010 11:48 pm

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby OperaSoprano » Wed Sep 15, 2010 12:20 am

Being poorer but happier?

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby chup » Wed Sep 15, 2010 12:54 am

OperaSoprano wrote:Being poorer but happier?

If this were true, you would have avoided law school all together.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby dresden doll » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:03 am

Anonymous User wrote:Suicide

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby Action Jackson » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:04 am

Gay for pay.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby 20160810 » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:13 am

Action Jackson wrote:Gay for pay.

No no, this thread is about what happens if you don't get biglaw.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby 270910 » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:19 am

It's really not biglaw that we're after - all we care about is runway models, Cadillacs, and liquor bottles. We've got a taste for champagne and endless fortune.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby Action Jackson » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:19 am

SBL wrote:
Action Jackson wrote:Gay for pay.

No no, this thread is about what happens if you don't get biglaw.

Lol. Well played.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby seespotrun » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:22 am

chup wrote:
OperaSoprano wrote:Being poorer but happier?

If this were true, you would have avoided law school all together.

No, she said "poorer," not "poor."

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby Anonymous User » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:48 am

Action Jackson wrote:Gay for pay.


I've tried it once before. Unfortunately, I got stiffed every time.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby chadwick218 » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:49 am

Anonymous User wrote:
Action Jackson wrote:Gay for pay.


I've tried it once before. Unfortunately, I got stiffed every time.


The post was mine. Apologies for the anonymous.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby ToTransferOrNot » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:51 am

chadwick218 wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:
Action Jackson wrote:Gay for pay.


I've tried it once before. Unfortunately, I got stiffed every time.


The post was mine. Apologies for the anonymous.


QF attempting to take credit for someone else's somewhat witty line. Impostor.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby chadwick218 » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:57 am

ToTransferOrNot wrote:
chadwick218 wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:
Action Jackson wrote:Gay for pay.


I've tried it once before. Unfortunately, I got stiffed every time.


The post was mine. Apologies for the anonymous.


QF attempting to take credit for someone else's somewhat witty line. Impostor.


Mods, settle this. Give me my credit.

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Re: striking out at OCI

Postby OperaSoprano » Wed Sep 15, 2010 2:22 am

chup wrote:
OperaSoprano wrote:Being poorer but happier?

If this were true, you would have avoided law school all together.


No, I wanted to go, and expected I would have to sacrifice to do it. Je ne regrette rien.




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