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  1. nosborne48 replied to the thread Negative ROI on prestige online programs.

    I am pretty sure my Taft LL.M. contributed to a pretty substantial pay raise too but it was only one of the factors I think. Mostly the...

    Nov 24, 2021 at 7:22 PM
  2. nosborne48 replied to the thread Negative ROI on prestige online programs.

    It should also give the applicant a leg up for a clerkship in the U.S. Tax Court which is a pretty good place for a would-be tax...

    Nov 24, 2021 at 5:34 PM
  3. nosborne48 replied to the thread Negative ROI on prestige online programs.

    This addresses a question I've had for awhile now. NYU's law school sells the most prestigious LL.M. in Taxation in the country, maybe...

    Nov 24, 2021 at 5:32 PM
  4. nosborne48 liked smartdegree's post in the thread Asian Americans and the Pursuit of Unhappiness.

    I grew up in a poor country before moving to the US and Canada. I know what it feels like to struggle and compete to have a better...

    Nov 23, 2021 at 10:54 PM
  5. nosborne48 replied to the thread We Can't Wait for Universities to Fix Themselves. So We're Starting a New One..

    New schools were founded then, too, like the late lamented New College of California.

    Nov 23, 2021 at 2:47 PM
  6. nosborne48 replied to the thread We Can't Wait for Universities to Fix Themselves. So We're Starting a New One..

    Being elderly has its advantages.

    Nov 23, 2021 at 2:45 PM
  7. nosborne48 replied to the thread We Can't Wait for Universities to Fix Themselves. So We're Starting a New One..

    Hm. Solomon was right. There's nothing new under the sun. Those of us Of A Certain Age remember the Berkeley Free Speech Movement....

    Nov 23, 2021 at 2:44 PM
  8. nosborne48 replied to the thread Most Credits transfer for DEAC.

    How many credits one may transfer into a graduate degree is something I've wondered about. My highest degree is the Master of Laws from...

    Nov 23, 2021 at 4:41 AM
  9. nosborne48 replied to the thread ABBA are back with their first album in 40 years.

    Meanwhile, this thread having been thoroughly hijacked by yours truly, allow me to return control of your TV set. I am so excited...

    Nov 22, 2021 at 11:42 PM
  10. nosborne48 replied to the thread ABBA are back with their first album in 40 years.

    You mean the criminal arms-for-hostages deal? Sure looks like it, doesn't it? As to "fair", there's nothing fair about how Americans...

    Nov 22, 2021 at 11:40 PM
  11. nosborne48 replied to the thread ABBA are back with their first album in 40 years.

    Probably. But I might have felt better about the man if he didn't spend the last months in the White House wringing his hands over the...

    Nov 22, 2021 at 6:29 PM
  12. nosborne48 replied to the thread U.S. Inflation Hit 31-Year High..

    As to who could defeat the U.S. in a war...that sort of depends on what you mean by "defeat". We have been nobbled by a lack of...

    Nov 22, 2021 at 5:45 PM
  13. nosborne48 replied to the thread U.S. Inflation Hit 31-Year High..

    We haven't had anything like inflation since the 2008 financial crisis. Indeed, if we avoided DEflation (a truly horrible thing to...

    Nov 22, 2021 at 5:41 PM
  14. nosborne48 replied to the thread ABBA are back with their first album in 40 years.

    Agree with "swoop".

    Nov 21, 2021
  15. nosborne48 replied to the thread Aluminum cookware?.

    New stove update: I decided I wanted pancakes this morning so for the first time I dragged out my cast iron griddle and set the "bridge...

    Nov 21, 2021