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Bitter Lawyer’s 10 Favorite Law Student Blogs

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In case you blinked, it’s fall already. And the re-migration of scared-to-death 1Ls, worked-to-death 2Ls and bored-to-death 3Ls back to campuses means a steady stream of back-to-school blogging.  So, in honor of another year of lawyer factories churning out more lawyers than there are legal jobs, Bitter Lawyer is putting the spotlight on some of our favorite blogs / blawgs written …

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Bitter News, 9-23-09

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Roll up your shirtsleeves like Obama and get ready for some headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: • A court turned Steven Tyler into a Rag Doll and has thrown Aerosmith into Hawaii for two mandatory shows—and they better be damn good, despite Tyler’s broken shoulder after a very public stage mishap ala Bret Michaels’ schnozsmack.  The band will perform concerts …

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Val Ackerman: The WNBA’s Driving Force

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[Ed. Note: Valerie Ackerman is a trailblazer in women’s professional sports. Best known for her 10-year post as the founding President of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), she helped launch one of the world’s few premiere female professional sports leagues that continues to develop today. But before helming the league, Ackerman was an attorney and an executive at the …

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Bitter News, 9-22-09

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Headlines from the Bitter Newsroom that are as happy as world’s oldest man on his 113th birthday: • Seemingly unwilling to let her work off her tab, Neal Hersh at the Beverly Hills law firm of Hersh, Mannis and Bogen is suing former (but do you ever really retire?) adult-film maven Jenna Jameson for $72,300 in unpaid legal fees that …

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Bitter News, 9-21-09

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Headlines from the Bitter Newsroom that make the 11th biggest lie in history: • Headline reads: “Gritty 80-yr-old is probably city’s oldest law student.” Probably?  The city’s?  Don’t want to step out on a limb and expand the geographic scope of that statement a smidgen?  You’re already using the word “probably.” For the love, he’s so old he couldn’t find …

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Any Given Sunday

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I might not die alone, clutching a dog-eared copy of Eat, Pray, Love, after all.  I have a newfound source of hope.  And I owe my appreciation to the most unlikely of impetuses for discovering it:  Watching a Cincinnati Bengals game. I’m not referring to the substance of the game itself.  Besides, the final minute of the Bengals’ first game …

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Caption This! September 19-25

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What in the Bitter Lawyer is going on in this picture? Put your lawyerly wit to the test and post a comment with a hilarious caption about this uncorked office scene.  And keep it clean.  (Ish.) The editors’ favorite entry will be announced next Saturday, September 26th. Editors’ Pick (September 12-18): Anonymous: “I don’t think I’m doing this ambulance-chasing thing …

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Bitter News, 9-18-09

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Headlines from the Bitter Newsroom to obsess over like why you always have to pee after sex: • In February, we interviewed Diedre Dare, the crazy, (some thought) sexy former Allen & Overy associate working in Russia who was fired for writing sex stories on her erotic website.  Now, given that her wrongful termination lawsuit didn’t quite result in a …

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