MegaTTTron's Advice For Doing Well At A T1

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Arrow
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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Arrow » Sun Jan 24, 2010 9:32 pm

megaTTTron wrote:Study Groups

As Arrow would say "my answer is a resounding no." Just don't do it. Unless you're trying to hit on a cute girl/ guy. Which I did. But, of course, I did the real studying before on my own.



This was my favorite part. Don't deny, we've all done this. I also would do the "real studying" beforehand.

Thanks for sharing man! This was a great article, and I enjoyed hearing about your success too. I just wish I had your social skills, since it obviously sounded like you partied more and got the same grades and at a better school too. While I probably overstudied like crazy because I did not take any chances, a far more efficient method, may have simply been to do what you did.

Again, congrats on your success, and thanks for putting in the time to sharing your secrets as well.

Side note: I have also met megatttron in person and he is mad pimpin (you just sounded like you had a ton of friends haha) and uber smart (definitely smarter than me). It was an honor to have lived in the same building...for like 4 days haha.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby megaTTTron » Sun Jan 24, 2010 11:36 pm

Arrow wrote:
megaTTTron wrote:Study Groups

As Arrow would say "my answer is a resounding no." Just don't do it. Unless you're trying to hit on a cute girl/ guy. Which I did. But, of course, I did the real studying before on my own.



This was my favorite part. Don't deny, we've all done this. I also would do the "real studying" beforehand.

Thanks for sharing man! This was a great article, and I enjoyed hearing about your success too. I just wish I had your social skills, since it obviously sounded like you partied more and got the same grades and at a better school too. While I probably overstudied like crazy because I did not take any chances, a far more efficient method, may have simply been to do what you did.

Again, congrats on your success, and thanks for putting in the time to sharing your secrets as well.

Side note: I have also met megatttron in person and he is mad pimpin (you just sounded like you had a ton of friends haha) and uber smart (definitely smarter than me). It was an honor to have lived in the same building...for like 4 days haha.


That building man. It changes you. It's the true secret behind my success. hahah.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Inygma » Tue Jan 26, 2010 2:40 pm

Thanks for posting this... These threads are what makes TLS so awesome! Congrats on the grades.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby megaTTTron » Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:18 pm

Inygma wrote:Thanks for posting this... These threads are what makes TLS so awesome! Congrats on the grades.



Thanks for the kind words. I used TLS all last year and through my first semester. If you want to do well, the tools are in the threads. Use the people on TLS - people are almost always eager to help!

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby slider » Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:21 pm

Great thread.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby dreman510 » Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:25 pm

Agreed, Arrow's thread (and his personal advice that he gave to me through communication) is invaluable, and is the reason I got an A, A, and A-.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby loveistheway » Tue Jan 26, 2010 4:09 pm

Congrats and great advice!

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby 20160810 » Tue Jan 26, 2010 6:28 pm

jjones73 wrote:tag

thedude15 wrote:tag


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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Inygma » Tue Jan 26, 2010 6:43 pm

SoftBoiledLife wrote:
jjones73 wrote:tag

thedude15 wrote:tag


Image


MOST EVAAAARRRRRRR

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby 20160810 » Tue Jan 26, 2010 6:45 pm

Oh don't fret, they'll be back in a few days.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Inygma » Tue Jan 26, 2010 6:48 pm

SoftBoiledLife wrote:Oh don't fret, they'll be back in a few days.


With a combined post count of 35, I am sure most TLS members will be holding their breath.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby megaTTTron » Tue Jan 26, 2010 9:28 pm

SoftBoiledLife wrote:
jjones73 wrote:tag

thedude15 wrote:tag


Image



I laughed out loud. Thank you.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby roadkilllaw » Tue Jan 26, 2010 9:34 pm

I'm still 0L, but I also plan on following this advice :)

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby jawsthegreat » Tue Jan 26, 2010 9:56 pm

Zojirushi wrote:tag in hopes of top 10%

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby JazzOne » Tue Jan 26, 2010 9:57 pm

jawsthegreat wrote:
Zojirushi wrote:tag in hopes of top 10%

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby JlawG » Thu Mar 04, 2010 12:44 pm

As a first-time poster and long-time visitor...people like you help all the OL's prepare for what they have to do to achieve their goals.

Thank you.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Luis Gomez » Thu Mar 04, 2010 12:53 pm

marked for later.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby JordynAsh » Thu Mar 04, 2010 1:01 pm

Tagged.

Congrats on excellent grades!

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Shot007 » Thu Mar 04, 2010 1:05 pm

Marked

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Ragged » Thu Mar 04, 2010 1:12 pm

tagging this mother

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Joga Bonito » Thu Mar 04, 2010 1:15 pm

Tagged

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby savesthedayajb » Thu Mar 04, 2010 1:28 pm

Great post and definitely a +1 to Arrow and the other contributors. Cant wait to get started on implementing their methods! TAGGGGG

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby Interminable_Waiting » Thu Mar 04, 2010 1:31 pm

Thanks. I will spend a day this spring putting this all together for my use next year. Its awesome that this stuff is here.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby jks289 » Thu Mar 04, 2010 1:37 pm

Good stuff, guys. It is really exciting to be getting to the point in the cycle where we stop obsessing over decisions and start our lives as law students.

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Re: +1 for Arrow and "Success in Law School"

Postby savesthedayajb » Thu Mar 04, 2010 1:41 pm

jks289 wrote:Good stuff, guys. It is really exciting to be getting to the point in the cycle where we stop obsessing over decisions and start our lives as law students.


+1 so god damn exciting!




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