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Post by LetsGoLAW » Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:20 pm

Sorry I have been absent. I know my teammates need mutual encouragement.

I've been Eric Thomasing through my 8:45 AM to 11 PM days.

Readings. Done.
Outlines. Done.
Hypotheticals. Now. 400 hypotheticals. 70 done. Shit's a fucking cakewalk.

Yet to do:

Practice exams - 4 per class.
Finish updating my 1 page attack outlines.
Continue typing BLL per class.
Review GTM outline. (Kids who requested, it is incoming. I've been on my grind.)
Read Whitebread's book.

???

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Post by swimmer11 » Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:29 pm

LetsGoLAW wrote:Sorry I have been absent. I know my teammates need mutual encouragement.

I've been Eric Thomasing through my 8:45 PM to 11 PM days.

Readings. Done.
Outlines. Done.
Hypotheticals. Now. 400 hypotheticals. 70 done. Shit's a fucking cakewalk.

Yet to do:

Practice exams - 4 per class.
Finish updating my 1 page attack outlines.
Continue typing BLL per class.
Review GTM outline. (Kids who requested, it is incoming. I've been on my grind.
Read Whitebread's book.

???

Profit. CSWS. Cake, baby, cake!
Where are you getting 400 hypos bro?? Are you including short answer and multiple choice hypos?? I have the E&E, Crunch time, and Q&A for each of my classes and the only way I have over 400 hundred hypos is if it includes the short answer ones and the multiple choice. Or do you have some other magical hypo oasis that I do not know about??

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Post by minnbills » Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:40 pm

Yeah man where are you getting all these hypos? Also, your work ethic is inspiring.

Just finished Conlaw. On to Civ Pro for tomorrow and then on to outlining.

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Post by LetsGoLAW » Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:52 pm

My bad. I meant short answers. 400 short answers. I did not include multiple choice. Still, it's helping immensely.

Get to work kids. We have A's to pull.

You will be the first one in the library. You will be the last one out. And if life does not turn out the way we expected, at least you can look yourself in the mirror knowing you went down guns blazing.

Then when it's all over, and it will be, we will drink. Drink, I say. Drink until we forget that we are in the ninth circle of hell. We will climb our way out. To my fighting bros putting in those 12+ hour days, each key I press into my keyboard is for you. We're in this together.

"When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you'll be successful."
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Post by Lacepiece23 » Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:53 pm

I come in this thread every day when I'm think about calling it a night, then see Letsgolaw's post and think fuck that shit CSWS.

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Post by Scubasteve1315 » Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:55 pm

I am the same way. I have good intentions and a plan to keep it goin' late night, but I get tired. I think about this thread and I get a second wind! CSWS

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Post by LetsGoLAW » Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:14 pm

You will not fucking give up. Struggle baby. Eric Thomas says...

PAIN IS TEMPORARY
IT MAY LAST FOR A MINUTE
OR AN HOUR
OR A DAY
OR EVEN A YEAR
BUT EVENTUALLY IT WILL SUBSIDE
AND SOMETHING ELSE WILL TAKE ITS PLACE.
IF I QUIT, HOWEVER,
IT WILL LAST FOREVER.

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Post by swimmer11 » Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:24 pm

THIS THREAD IS A FUCKING INSPIRATION. Whenever I feel like putting that book down, or calling it quits, I flip through a couple pages here and remember my brothas are fighting the same fight, are struggling just as much as me, and I am not going to be the person who quits or the weak link with my comrades!

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Post by minnbills » Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:55 pm

Done with Civ Pro, on to outlining. Negligence I'm coming for YOU!

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Post by swimmer11 » Fri Nov 16, 2012 12:05 am

LetsGoLAW wrote:You will not fucking give up. Struggle baby. Eric Thomas says...

PAIN IS TEMPORARY
IT MAY LAST FOR A MINUTE
OR AN HOUR
OR A DAY
OR EVEN A YEAR
BUT EVENTUALLY IT WILL SUBSIDE
AND SOMETHING ELSE WILL TAKE ITS PLACE.
IF I QUIT, HOWEVER,
IT WILL LAST FOREVER.

Just listened to his "How bad do you want it" video. EPIC!


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Post by thelawschoolproject » Fri Nov 16, 2012 12:22 am

Latest decision: Fuck the memo. Proceed with outlining.

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Post by minnbills » Fri Nov 16, 2012 12:32 am

Just had a eureka moment re B<LP. Fuck yeah. Torts, you shall reveal all your secrets to me.

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Post by 005618502 » Fri Nov 16, 2012 12:42 am

minnbills wrote:Just had a eureka moment re B<LP. Fuck yeah. Torts, you shall reveal all your secrets to me.
Hand formula is where its at. Can apply that shit to almost any issue

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Post by greenchair » Fri Nov 16, 2012 12:58 am

When you guys say "outlines done" do you mean that you've finished reading for all your classes -- to the end of the semester?

Or done up to now?

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Post by swimmer11 » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:12 am

greenchair wrote:When you guys say "outlines done" do you mean that you've finished reading for all your classes -- to the end of the semester?

Or done up to now?
DONE DAWG (with the everyday tweaks based on class)

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Post by greenchair » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:15 am

swimmer11 wrote:
greenchair wrote:When you guys say "outlines done" do you mean that you've finished reading for all your classes -- to the end of the semester?

Or done up to now?
DONE DAWG (with the everyday tweaks based on class)

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Post by greenchair » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:17 am

I had Torts finished weeks ago, but after hitting proximate cause and Palsgraf, I noticed I didn't REALLY understand anything.

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Post by rouser » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:18 am

can't outline shit w/ this big memo due.

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Post by minnbills » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:21 am

My plan was to do an initial, big, outline for each course. Then cut it all down to an attack outline, synthesizing in the process. I hope I have enough time.

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Post by swimmer11 » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:28 am

minnbills wrote:My plan was to do an initial, big, outline for each course. Then cut it all down to an attack outline, synthesizing in the process. I hope I have enough time.
This is my plan as well. I am still trying to get it down to 1-2 page "checklist" outlines

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Post by rouser » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:29 am

will have to start skimming/looking for case briefs I think instead of reading whole assignments early next wk/thanksgiving

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Post by swimmer11 » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:37 am

rouser wrote:will have to start skimming/looking for case briefs I think instead of reading whole assignments early next wk/thanksgiving
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Post by Maximized » Fri Nov 16, 2012 1:47 am

Goodbye and good riddance to LRW!! Now to finish reading for Contracts tomorrow, outline in hopefully 8 days, and then on to Siegel's and the PTs!!

Onward, brothers. Life is not about finding yourself; it is about creating yourself.

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Post by minnbills » Fri Nov 16, 2012 2:10 am

Crushed negligence and got halfway through causation. CSWS (except I'm going to bed now.) CSWS resumes tomorrow morning.

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