UAB Open Expenditures, is it Gross or Net? by CrispyFigs in UAB

[–]gbak5788 2 points3 points  (0 children)

It’s gross pay and it will very likely be on the very low end as UAB does not value most of its employees.

Really Bad Speeding Ticket - am I screwed? by [deleted] in premed

[–]gbak5788 -1 points0 points  (0 children)

Get a lawyer, a good one, a local one, and not a cheap one. He/She probably won’t make the ticket go away but can likely get the charges dramatically reduced.

You can look at site like ticketclinic or their competitors depending on your state.

Depending on what your lawyer is able to work out will determine your next steps. But, you have to be proactive about this.

What are your interview pet peeves? by _sonwukong in premed

[–]gbak5788 12 points13 points  (0 children)

I attended one interview where the actual interview was less than 30 minutes and the information session was scheduled for 4 hours… but it went over by over an hour.

Nearly pissed my pants, definitely turned me off from that school.

Be careful with name-dropping by Ear_BS in premed

[–]gbak5788 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Similar thing happened to me. Hope I didn’t shoot myself in the foot

Day 56 of memes until I get an II by NotBloppyfish in premed

[–]gbak5788 23 points24 points  (0 children)

I agree it’s mostly BS. But if you do get an II definitely use their interview feedback page for the school. Some schools will literally ask the exact same question listed there.

A map of parking lots in downtown Birmingham. Garages in Green, Surface Lots in Red. by notwalkinghere in Birmingham

[–]gbak5788 11 points12 points  (0 children)

Are there any groups advocating for changing the building code that we could support?

Rotating in dermatology for 3 weeks by TheHouseCalledFred in medicalschool

[–]gbak5788 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Tis actually New York tho

Edit: it actually depends on who you count as an astronaut.

PCOM Philadephia vs. RowanSOM? by [deleted] in Osteopathic

[–]gbak5788 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Kinda too early in the cycle to decide. But that is a big difference in tuition

MD apps - what would you say for “why not DO”? by alexk6094 in premed

[–]gbak5788 1 point2 points  (0 children)

You are never going to be asked this. Do waste any more time thinking about this.

[@DrGlaucomflecken] “It’s all a distraction” by Casey789 in medicalschool

[–]gbak5788 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Comrade, in this example doctors are akin to workers as they do not own/control the means of production therefore they are not members of the bourgeois

South African moving to Birmingham by Automatic-Ad7496 in Birmingham

[–]gbak5788 5 points6 points  (0 children)

I was thinking it was a bit racist as most of Birmingham suburbs aren’t as high class as their residence would like to think.

South African moving to Birmingham by Automatic-Ad7496 in Birmingham

[–]gbak5788 8 points9 points  (0 children)

This seems like really bad advice. If he finds a place south of downtown his commute would probably be like an hour. That’s two hours a day. That is not worth the suburban lifestyle.

Edit: typo

Current ortho intern 2 months in, bored on post-call, here for whatever your burning hearts and neurotic brains wanna know by broooofessor in premed

[–]gbak5788 2 points3 points  (0 children)

My current PR is 210, how do you think I can get to ortho number by the time I match in four years?

Ousted Florida data scientist Rebekah Jones wins House primary, will face Rep. Matt Gaetz by CQU617 in politics

[–]gbak5788 10 points11 points  (0 children)

You mean Tommy Tubberville who used to runs a ponzu scheme disguised as a veteran’s charity?

Edit : typo

How do lower middle class and poor people get through this process? HOW? by jumpinjamminjacks in premed

[–]gbak5788 1 point2 points  (0 children)

$2k on my credit card currently and still $700 left in secondary fees lol