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  1. bobsmith

    bobsmith 5+ Year Member

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    don't do it, man!

    ...or is there a reason you have to take this many classes?
     
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  3. BlueElmo

    BlueElmo 7+ Year Member

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    Oops, you can have my points if you want.
     
  4. metallica81788

    metallica81788 Keeper of the Llamaworm Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    I only have to take 4 classes this semester. But I have to choose what I think will be the best Bio class for me tomorrow. There's no way of finding out without going to all of them.

    19 hours? :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:
    Yeah, right. I haven't taken any more than 15.
     
  5. bobsmith

    bobsmith 5+ Year Member

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    x
     
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  6. metallica81788

    metallica81788 Keeper of the Llamaworm Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    I know - it's going to be rough to get through it. At least it's only for 1 day. Too bad it starts in less than 7 hours... :scared:
     
  7. JJMrK

    JJMrK J to the J Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    I think I'm taking 14 units. I could pick up a chemistry minor if I take 18. Whatcha guys think?
     
  8. bobsmith

    bobsmith 5+ Year Member

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    more time to enjoy your last semester of college > any possible benefit of a minor
     
  9. metallica81788

    metallica81788 Keeper of the Llamaworm Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    Don't do it. Pointless.

    Enjoy your last semester - live it up. There's never going to be another undergrad.
     
  10. BlueElmo

    BlueElmo 7+ Year Member

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    Gosh, Warriors lost again. I'm so angry. Now I have to go to bed all angry.:mad:
     
  11. metallica81788

    metallica81788 Keeper of the Llamaworm Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    I'll never get to sleep tonight. I didn't wake up until 10:30 this morning and then accidentally fell asleep for an hour around 5pm.
     
  12. JJMrK

    JJMrK J to the J Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    You're probably right.

    Come on dude. Their entire bench consists of 3 d-leaguers.
     
  13. metallica81788

    metallica81788 Keeper of the Llamaworm Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    Why don't the Warriors have 11 guys like every other NBA team?
     
  14. JJMrK

    JJMrK J to the J Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    They have 8 guys injured right now.
     
  15. DrYoda

    DrYoda Space Cowboy 7+ Year Member

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    I just ate a muffin:D
     
  16. JJMrK

    JJMrK J to the J Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    Sweet deal.
     
  17. DrYoda

    DrYoda Space Cowboy 7+ Year Member

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    Texas Chuppacabra was a baby raccoon. :laugh:
     
  18. DrYoda

    DrYoda Space Cowboy 7+ Year Member

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    lots of fun news this morning
     
  19. dw2158

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    how has no one laughed at this yet? :laugh:
     
  20. lstone13

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    Good morning everyone!
     
  21. CielloStelatto

    CielloStelatto Non-member 5+ Year Member

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    morrrrrrrrrrrrnin

    time to go ski before work ! :)
     
  22. jackson1

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    oh sounds fun!!

    i get to go to the orthodontist before work haha
     
  23. lstone13

    lstone13 2+ Year Member

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    No fair!! I wish I could do something like that before I go to work. Instead, I just sit in traffic.
     
  24. Tatastrophy

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    morning all.
    mmm donuts are a nutritious breakfast food :p

    ps jackson....orthodontist? did you at least get to have those clear/invisible ones?
     
  25. CielloStelatto

    CielloStelatto Non-member 5+ Year Member

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    yay skiing was fun. then as i was walking back to the hospital, this lady with cute dogs was talking to me, and told me i should go save a lot of people. she was so excited that i couldn't let her down and say, sorry won't be happening.. so i said yes. now who am i going to save?
     
  26. brooklynblunder

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    did u see niptuck last night?
     
  27. lstone13

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    Nope! I worked out with my trainer instead. Anything exciting happen?
     
  28. brooklynblunder

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    yea someone died
     
  29. ksmi117

    ksmi117 GEAUX TIGERS!!! Lifetime Donor SDN Administrator 7+ Year Member

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    I want a personal trainer. And I want someone to make me stop eating when I need to even if I'm stressed. I was way stressed last night and ate waaaaayyy too much. At least I worked off a bit of it at the gym, but I still feel terrible about it. I need more self-control. :(
     
  30. Tatastrophy

    Tatastrophy That snot funny! 5+ Year Member

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    oooh I want to know!
     
  31. Myuu

    Myuu 例えば、貴方の名前を忘れてしまうとか。 。。 Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    Well at least you didn't bake 2.5 batches of cookies like I did.:oops: I need to feed them to others before I consume the remaining 30 or so myself. :(
     
  32. lstone13

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    Say what?! :eek: Care to tell more?

    I totally understand! Personal trainers make me accountable to my workout schedule. Also, you should check this website out: www.fitday.com. This website helps me hold myself accountable to my diet. You can setup your own (free) diet/exercise log and fitness/weight loss goals, and it will tell you how many calories you can eat per day and will keep track of your calorie intake and how many calories you burn with exercise. I just discovered it, and it's pretty awesome.
     
  33. brooklynblunder

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    well, christian got this patient that had scars on his neck because he tried to hang himself to cut off blood to the head so he can have a more pleasurably intimate moment with himself. so christian tried to do that but he just blacked out from choking. after he wakes up he realizes he's not good enough for kimber or thats what he says so he dumps her. and then kimber goes on mario lopez boat. well and then someone jumps.
     
  34. lstone13

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    Who jumps?!
     
  35. GoSpursGo

    GoSpursGo Allons-y! SDN Administrator 7+ Year Member

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    Ha I ate like half a bag of chips last night :p

    It's a continuum. As long as you're good most of the time, you don't have to feel bad about your couple of indulgences. :) What could be so stressful just 3 days into the semester, though?
     
  36. JJMrK

    JJMrK J to the J Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    lol, totally missed that.

    Hey guys.

    A really good strategy I usually follow is just to not buy unhealthy-ish stuff so it's not tempting. I feel like I can eat whatever I want in my apartment because it's all relatively healthy.
     
  37. lstone13

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    You know, my trainer suggested something really handy to me last night: shop on the "outside" of the grocery store, meaning that all the good stuff for you lines the outer circle of the store (produce, meat, dairy, etc.).
     
  38. ksmi117

    ksmi117 GEAUX TIGERS!!! Lifetime Donor SDN Administrator 7+ Year Member

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    Don't ask. My life is a continuum of stress.

    Yeah, but king cake is too good not to have!! At least those will be gone in a month.
     
  39. GoSpursGo

    GoSpursGo Allons-y! SDN Administrator 7+ Year Member

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    :( Hope whatever it is gets better.

    And I've never had king cake. I want some...
     
  40. JJMrK

    JJMrK J to the J Moderator Emeritus 7+ Year Member

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    That's not a bad suggestion. Although that implies doing real cooking every night, so that's a bit of a stretch for me (at least to shop only in that area). I'm also a pretty big Costco fan, which can be dangerous if you are trying to buy healthy food only. It's do-able, though.
     
  41. CielloStelatto

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    i agree! i'm also a fan of frozen fruit, since it's faster to make smoothies that way :). and you couldn't pry me away from the cereal isle.
     
  42. lstone13

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    Haha, I know! I love me some cereal, and when he said that to me, the first thing I thought was, "But what about the cereal?"
     
  43. Bryson17

    Bryson17 Class of 2014 Mascot 2+ Year Member

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    I figured I should chime in for this one:

    CLASS OF 2014 HOPE LIST
    metallica: Baylor/Vanderbilt
    Taty: Emory/Duke
    lstone: Vanderbilt :)
    Elijah: UCLA
    jackson: Dartmouth
    guyski: Columbia
    BlueElmo: UCSD (pre-interview), Ohio State (after interview)
    dw2158: Harvard
    Brookeshields: Cleveland Clinic
    Jolt: Harvard
    rockaction: Vanderbilt/Pitt
    CielloStelatto: Michigan
    Zona: Rochester
    JJ: UCSF/UCLA
    sdguy: UCD/NYMC/VTC
    ksmi117: $ from Vandy/WashU
    Pediatrician: OSU :love: / NYU ;)
    Brysõn17:Cleveland Clinic/$
     
  44. jackson1

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    haha unfortunately no. they're just on the bottom though luckily. my orthodontist/neighbor decided they were gonna be my graduation present cuz he was mad they moved since i got my braces off in high school lol... so it's pretty awesome that he's doing it for free:) and i should hopefully get them off in a couple months before med school starts.
     
  45. Luun

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    Wooo healthy food talk! I ate a whole bag of kettle popcorn in 1 day. Not the kind you pop in the microwave. NO the big bags that are like a bag of Chips. SO GOOD!

    To make up for it, today I had carrots and hummus for breakfast. XD

    Also: I got an interview invite from Rosalind Franklin today. I'm thinking I should withdraw.... What do you guys think?

    EDIT: What's that hope list for?
     
  46. waltwhitman

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    mmmm donuts :love:
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  47. guyski79

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    Morning everyone!

    On Rosalind Franklin, I was so turned off by the A/B/C/D/F grading system that I didn't apply.

    Maybe that's less of a concern to you though.
     
  48. brooklynblunder

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    yea if you arent interested in them, id just withdraw. the hope list is for schools that you interview at and are hoping to get in or etc
     
  49. brooklynblunder

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    how about that john edwards. now he says he has a 2 year old with a side chick. he also has a new girl apparently, and shes pretty hot
     
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    yumm ketttle corn! and hummus too, i love hummus w cucumbers and orange peppers.



    do you think you'd like rosalind franklin better than any of the schools you're already accepted at? if not, i'd withdraw.


    the hope list is the one school we'd love to get into the rest of the cycle. we made a list so we can send everyone positive vibes for their school! or if you're like ksmi and already in everywhere you want to be, you can just wish for $ from a particular school.
     
  51. lstone13

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    Yep, the hope list was created basically as the one (or two) things you're really hoping for right now in the application season. For instance, I am really hoping to get into Vanderbilt. The point of this list is so that we can send positive thoughts to others and hope they also get what they want!
     

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