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On Law Schools and Lawyering

This will be a quick post about a topic that can be discussed for pages and pages and hours and hours (at least by me and my fellow law folks). Today’s NY Times had an article that declared: “What They Don’t Teach Law Students: Lawyering.” The article describes how large firms are finding that they […]

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Joe Pa Had to Go

The child sex abuse scandal at Penn State forced the University’s hand and they fired long time head-coaching icon Joe Paterno last night. He had agreed to resign at the end of the season but that was not soon enough for PSU. They were right. And to those hundreds of students protesting and chanting “One […]

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Kardashian Scam Shows Need for Repeal of DOMA

The life lessons from the Kim Kardashian-Kris Humphries sham-scam marriage are numerous. Our society has become interested in fake celebrities to the point of exhaustion; sex sells; American society is dumbing down in record time; and so on and so forth. But the most important lesson that society can take from this sorry episode in […]