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Registered on:11/4/2012
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re: Someone explain the NOLA area... - thegeneral3
Is Chalmette considered elite? Someone said something about Chalmations? Is that a south La animal or something? ...
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re: Someone explain the NOLA area... - thegeneral3
Yeah what is Kenner and Chalmette like? Should he look in that area?...
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Someone explain the NOLA area... - thegeneral3
I've got a friend traveling there for the summer and he's wondering the difference between Metairie, Mandeville, New Orleans. (Not sure exactly where he is staying). Also, inside New Orleans where does he find the 20-30 year old elite crowd? Or do they stay in one of the afore mentioned suburbs?...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]having a ton of people go to school for 4 years to get a [b]specialized degree [/b]and not being able to use the degree isnt a problem? [/quote] If it's specialized then why wouldn't you be able to use the degree? :lol:...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]Plus, if you don't match or scramble, you are waiting an entire year, even after passing the boards, to re-apply. This percentage is only increasing, and these are people that have gone through four years of medical school. [/quote] Okay, now this argument is something I might can understa...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]so you would like the medical schools to follow the same problematic route as law schools did. ok...[/quote] How is what they did problematic? It's all supply and demand. If you're not meant to be a lawyer, you shouldn't go to law school. ...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]We don't know how residencies work and we are in fact ignoring you. Let us do our thing. [/quote] and Baracka Flacka's healthcare gonna do it's thing....
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]and how many law school grads are not being able to find a job with their degree?[/quote] Agreed, but the market has adjusted to that. You see this now with many people no longer choosing to attend law school. Why not make med schools more market based?...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]Yeah I don't think they understand how residencies work.[/quote] Which is why I started this thread. Explain how they work. All I know is you have to have a residency to be a practicing doc. ...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]You're missing the point. [b]The school doesn't want to waste resources on students who fail[/b][/quote] Oh yeah? You should go tell that to a law school dean. And I'm not comparing apples to oranges. ...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]Why would you want to lower the standards and allow someone through the gauntlet that is going to let me die on the table because they dont know what theyre doing. [/quote] You take boards. As a result, the standards to become a doc remain the same. Lawyuhs do the same thing; it's called...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote][b]So you want to accept everybody and waste a ton of money and time on all the resources it takes to educate medical students?[/b] It isn't as simple as read a few books, take a test, become a doctor. They don't want to accept people that won't make it. [/quote] It's called tuition money ...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[quote]there is a legitimate and coordinated effort to control the number of individuals who are allowed to enter medical school in order to prevent an excess of medical doctors... [/quote] This is my thoughts exactly. Makes no sense at all. I respect all the docs out there because they work thei...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
[link=(http://www.huffingtonpost.com/paul-alexander/the-doctors-shortage-a-cr_b_6372032.html)]Dr. shortage[/link]...
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re: Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
I should correct that and mention they are not currently "suffering" however they will soon at this rate. [link=(http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/12/17/law-school-enrollment-falls-to-lowest-level-since-1987/?_r=0)]Click [/link]...
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Why are there not more medical schools or higher acceptant rates? - thegeneral3
I read an article that law schools are suffering (rightfully so) because many people are choosing no longer to attend. However, why do people bitch about there being a shortage of doctors when the medical school acceptance rate is so low? Dr.'s still have to take their boards so who gives a frick if ...
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re: Prices Fall to a Six-Year Low for U.S. Oil - thegeneral3
Which part did you not get?...
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re: Prices Fall to a Six-Year Low for U.S. Oil - thegeneral3
[quote]Which parts of Louisiana will feel it the worst? [/quote] Parts of south La are going to take a big hit. I don't know La super well but maybe Lafayette?...
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re: Prices Fall to a Six-Year Low for U.S. Oil - thegeneral3
Okay, some of you have been making great points and others just come off quite idiotic. Here's the deal: fracking technology along with other oil and gas technology has allowed more oil to be extracted. Simultaneously, the demand has not increased to the same rate as the production. Therefore, c...
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Question for DC folks: can you recommend a good DC gym to workout for one week? - thegeneral3
I will be doing some work in the D.C. area and wanted to get my fatass in the gym. Any ideas on a gym that would let me workout for a week if I'm willing to pay?...
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