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Why do people brag about being bipolar like its something to be proud of?

How people contort themselves into wanting to be seen as damaged goods… because it gives them immunity from criticism


On Straight As and Salaries

(Fair warning: this is a personal account.) The systems were designed well, I think. When we were in school or college, passing was supposed to mean you knew the material, basically. A B showed you were pretty good, and an A was only for the smartest students. Not relatively the smartest, but objectively the smartest. Most people could at least…

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