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|5 weeks 6 days ago||Adam||
Yep, had a couple of classes with Adam - bright guy and never seemed overwhelmed by football demands while being in BME
|9 weeks 2 days ago||No muppets?||
|22 weeks 9 hours ago||Make it 3||
Make it 3
|23 weeks 1 day ago||GERG!||
Longest pass play in Iowa State history. Nice
|24 weeks 2 days ago||I've got a lot of problems||
I've got a lot of problems with you people!
|26 weeks 3 days ago||What's typical?||
Any idea what's the average number of ejections/arrests/injuries/etc?
|27 weeks 6 days ago||3 Days Ago||
The B1G just approved the new rules 3 days ago. Maybe we give the video operator some leeway to change their procedures within 72 hours?
|28 weeks 4 days ago||failed post||
|40 weeks 1 day ago||No Texas/Texas A&M? Granted||
No Texas/Texas A&M? Granted I may be biased having lived in Austin, but that has to be one of the most heated in-state rivalries. Plus A&M occasionally (and recently) has some decent seasons, so they're not a perennial doormat.
|2 years 9 weeks ago||Amir did not, but at least 2||
Amir did not, but at least 2 of his sisters are Michigan alums.
|2 years 27 weeks ago||posted from iPad||
Still doesn't answer whether the stadium was responsive after it was struck by lightning. Hope it's okay!
|2 years 29 weeks ago||Agree with karpodiem, yes||
Agree with karpodiem, yes you've got a great shot (although I'm hoping you were asking just for self-assurance and not evaluating your odds before deciding whether to apply - you should definitely apply).
With respect to the tuition difference between Michigan and State - granted I'm biased, but an in-state education at the University of Michigan is possibly the best value you can find in post-secondary education in the country. Yes, it's more expensive, but the opportunities that will be opened for you at Michigan will be far greater than at State.
Just look at the companies that recruit on campus at Michigan versus the ones that recruit at Michigan State - it takes much less effort to get in front of the recruiters at top tier organizations when you go to Michigan than when you go to Michigan State. Not to say that it's impossible coming from Michigan State, but you have to be much more proactive and get "luckier" when reaching out to organizations that aren't recruiting on campus.
Best of luck to you!
|2 years 30 weeks ago||In one game or over the||
In one game or over the course of the season?
|2 years 31 weeks ago||WOOOO!!||
By the way, I think the "Stats" section might be pulling from Wayne Morgan's info.
|2 years 41 weeks ago||Easy there. I've got two||
Easy there. I've got two family members who are faculty there, one of whom has two degrees from Michigan and is a Michigan fan. When you're in academia, you go where you can find a job (any industry really, but even moreso in academia).
|2 years 50 weeks ago||posted from iPhone||
To be clear, that $2 million figure was from 2007 when an investor group initially acquired the website. The Cheezburger network (incl. Failblog, etc) recently raised $30 million in venture capital financing and I'm going to guess the pre-money valuation was significantly higher than $2 million.
|3 years 5 weeks ago||The article itself||
The article itself says:
"Well, Detroit, go ahead and let us have it: You are officially the most spitting-mad metropolis."
Methinks they have a poor numbering system and really did mean that 100th angriest = 1st angriest. Plus, there's no way Burlington, VT is the angriest city. You can't be angry in Vermont!
|3 years 10 weeks ago||And now we can start||
And now we can start monitoring FlightAware!
|3 years 13 weeks ago||Ludicrous||
|3 years 14 weeks ago||Just because the buyout drops||
Just because the buyout drops on Jan. 1, 2011 doesn't mean that the reduced buyout is only in effect for that day. The buyout for the balance of 2011 remains at $2.5M (instead of the $4M that it was in 2010). Therefore, the 30 day notice to RR can be given at any time as long as the termination occurs on or after Jan. 1.
Also, generally speaking the way severance/minimum notification terms work, as long as you get paid for the length of time in the contract, it really doesn't matter what you're asked to do during that period of time. Often most employers prefer to just let the person stay at home and get paid since that employee may become a distraction to other employees in the company.
|3 years 15 weeks ago||2005||
First of all we were 7-4 in the regular season that year and lost in the bowl game. Add a cream puff to the schedule and we would have been 8-4. We also beat MSU and gave Penn State their only loss of the season (a team that finished 3rd in the final rankings). On top of that, we were beating OSU in the 4th quarter before letting Troy Smith take over.
|3 years 19 weeks ago||But what does Dandy Don say?||
But what does Dandy Don say?
|3 years 20 weeks ago||Out of curiosity, is it||
Out of curiosity, is it really that easy to take the SAT for someone else? How'd you pull it off? I seem to remember that the ID checks when I took the test would have made it very difficult for anyone to pose as someone else.
|3 years 23 weeks ago||I really hope you didn't||
I really hope you didn't start dating her when you were in high school
|3 years 24 weeks ago||River Styx! That's||
River Styx! That's origami?!?! Very impressive
|3 years 25 weeks ago||Good news from the University||
Annual research spending grew 12% to a whopping $1.14 Billion this past academic year:
Two years in a row where research spending is above $1B. Just gives you a sense for how big a deal the University is. Not clear how much of the $1.14B was spent on leather-bound books or making offices smell of rich mahogany.
|3 years 25 weeks ago||I say we get at least 3.||
I say we get at least 3. Maybe, in a best case scenario we end up with 13. But probably something between 3 and 13.
I like to go out on a limb.
|3 years 25 weeks ago||Minnesota just screwed anyone||
Minnesota just screwed anyone who was betting on SC. Gotta hate those last second meaningless touchdowns!
|3 years 25 weeks ago||Slightly off-topic. I'm||
Slightly off-topic. I'm surprised that under "Examples of different speeds" nobody has yet entered the air-speed velocity of an unladen swallow.
|3 years 25 weeks ago||Must have gone on the "2||
Must have gone on the "2 pizzas right before bed" diet.