Is there anything worse than a gradute student?

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  1. Teger

    Teger Senior member

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    Two graduate students!
     


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    An undergraduate student.
     


  3. in stitches

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    a PhD holder.
     


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  5. L'Incandescent

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    :( I hope Ph.D. holders are not worse than The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame or Jerry Sandusky.
     


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    scientologists?
     


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    Blue balls.
     


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    a phd candidate

    law school student
     
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  10. Svenn

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    If we're talking about PhDs, they deserve their reputation... few things retard a person's personal growth more than staying in school forever and avoiding life.
     


  11. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Senior member

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    Maybe this is not as widely known as it should be, but when you pursue the Ph.D., you are also living. I mean you're doing both at the same time, as crazy as that may sound. Also, it does not take forever to earn the Ph.D.
     


  12. FLMountainMan

    FLMountainMan White Hispanic

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  13. Svenn

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    Respectfully disagree. Exception may be made for those who are actually getting paid, and are not otherwise subsidized.
     


  14. L'Incandescent

    L'Incandescent Senior member

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    Not trying to be combative, but I genuinely don't understand how you mean "living." Are people in professional school (e.g., law school, medical school) living?
     


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    +1. And if it does for you, then you're doing it wrong.
     


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