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"white African American" getting in trouble?

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by mclinkin94, May 1, 2012.

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What do you think would happen if I chose African American.

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  2. Medical School Acceptance

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  3. Questioning and then disregard of race and possible acceptance

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  1. mclinkin94

    mclinkin94 Banned

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    I think people here think I am picking only African American. I could pick both AA and White. And under AA, I could put Egyptian/North African. That way, I picked two things I identify to.
     
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  3. mclinkin94

    mclinkin94 Banned

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    They can't say anything If I put half-white, Half-black. What did you tell the director?

    My hair curls up into an Afro and I tan easily. This is complete proof I have African American in my ancestry. (Do you see pure Arabs with afro hair? Didn't think so.)

    You probably told the director I only picked African American. Why don't you ask her again please. Her final opinion will determine what I can do. But I also want you to know that my race can be multiple things as an Egyptian.
     
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  4. Ventric

    Ventric 7+ Year Member

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    1. He grows an afro and tans easily, too. Proof of african ancestry?

    2. You have no african american in your ancestry. You have african, no african-american.

    3. Fixed the last bit for you.
     
  5. mclinkin94

    mclinkin94 Banned

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    Yes I have African ancestry, Not African-american. so?

    If you are African and you move to america you are "African American".

    Bolded: yes that is proof.
     
  6. Ventric

    Ventric 7+ Year Member

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    You aren't african. What you're saying is the equivalent of someone with two hundred years of family in Austrailia moving to the United States and calling themselves british-american.
     
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  7. mclinkin94

    mclinkin94 Banned

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    That works too. They are indeed British American because that is where THEIR ANCESTRY came from you fool. The real Australians are not where modern Australians came from. I see no problem with this.

    Look guys, I'm open to new things. I'm not trying to get into Harvard, Yale etc. I have a chance to improve my acceptance chance without really lying. It would defy logic for me not to do so. In fact, it is indeed ethical.
     
  8. Shalashaska

    Shalashaska 5+ Year Member

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    Let McMuffin do what he wants, there's no point in overcooking his sausage on the forums.
     
  9. tankgunner

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    ok welcome to prospective america for make bangladeshi glorious
     
  10. Morsetlis

    Morsetlis Preliminary Medicine 7+ Year Member

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    This thread is why we can't have nice things.
     
  11. mclinkin94

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    wow no more calling me names, insulting me and threatening my denial from medical school.

    Hmm...I think maybe you came to your senses.
     
  12. Frazier

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    why would you bump your own useless thread just to say that? ...Attention hore?
     
  13. WTEngel

    WTEngel 5+ Year Member

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    If you have to explain it or rationalize it, then you already know the answer.
     
  14. QuizzicalApe

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    the trolling had stopped reaping as rich a harvest
     
  15. Poetic Silence

    Poetic Silence Banned 2+ Year Member

    This guy is the most obvious troll I've ever seen on the internet. Come on, people. Quit feeding it.
     
  16. mclinkin94

    mclinkin94 Banned

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    Dam, why is SDN all about trolls and feeding them? Let this bull go and respond to the forum! You guys are vultures.

    I feel like everyone finally understood that I could pass as AA and I was just commenting on it.


    Stop being such babies.
     
  17. Bro Dude

    Bro Dude Subaquatic Creel Engineer

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    Die, thread, die!
     
  18. mclinkin94

    mclinkin94 Banned

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    Hello, I would like to bring this thread back and see if Plauto has an answer to my personal previous question. By the way, I am still deciding what route I should take, completely identify as White, or identify as AA and white. What do you guys think? Honest enough?
     
  19. Poetic Silence

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    You have got to be [bleep!] me!
     
  20. Belle Melodie

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    I quickly read through this thread...

    My conclusion: Troll...

    My question: Do you happen to have Histrionic Personality Disorder?
     
  21. Thego2guy

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    Lmao.. yeah.

    Yo, OP, put that you are black. Just put it in there. Stop listening to all of the internet people on here who are *ohhh-soooo* jealous of your skin color and thus, of your krazyyyy suppa secretttt freebie entrance into med skoooool advantage. Just put black. Pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee put black. Just do it. Doooo ittt. Do it. Do it. Put it in there. Do it. Do it. Do it. Do it.

    [YOUTUBE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JoqDYcCDOTg&feature=fvwrel[/YOUTUBE]
     
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  22. Belle Melodie

    Belle Melodie 5+ Year Member

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    LMAO @ this. Please do it.
    We dont need to see you in ANY medical school. Please disclose your name so that im SURE no one i know comes to see you for ANY type of treatment.

    thank you-- have a nice day.:xf:
     
  23. Ventric

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    If I was a mod I would have banned you after you bumped your own thread from the grave for the third time.
     
  24. Nan65

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    I'm Egyptian here too. I thought about checking off AA, but the thing is as you said before Egyptians are mixed. I'm from Africa, but I'm not black and not caucasian either, and middle eastern isn't a race. Its very confusing, not just for Egyptians but for the whole northern african people. We can't identify ourselves as caucasian because we are not, or black because we are not, but we are Africans. Egyptians are Africans/middle eastern/Arabs/Caucasians/Hispanic-like.

    While registering for the mcat i had to check a race and an ethnicity off of a list and one of them had pakistani, chinese and even samoans but the only thing that wasn't there is an Arab or north african or anything to identify the people of this region. The question said check all that what applies so I checked "white" and "black or AA" that way I made sure to state I'm African but i'm not black. I think it is close enough.
     
  25. Neurosis

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    dear god, this...:mad:
     
  26. TheMightySmiter

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    In psychology, I believe they call this "attention-seeking behavior".
     
  27. Poetic Silence

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    Narcissus Personality Disorder.
     
  28. Neurosis

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    like someone had already said, this would be more aligned with histrionic personality disorder, if she really has a personality disorder...i think it's just a typical case of attention whoreness.
     
  29. USCTrojan11

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    Can't reveal source. Student applies as hispanic, thinks they can get away with it because they're filipino with spanish last name. Doesn't mention anything about being hispanic or filipino during interviews. Gets in, shows up at second look and reveals to other students in his/her class that they are filipino believing it doesn't matter. Adcom finds out, is upset, and tells student to not come there after being accepted. Was student's only acceptance so far, methinks they may have to reapply or just show up at orientation. Explaining why they got accepted but didn't end up going will be AWKWARD in the next set of interviews.
     
  30. sector9

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    There is no reason for continued bumps of an already thoroughly discussed topic. Thread closed.
     

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