One of the best pieces of advice I ever got, back when I was 23 and newly out of...– MG Siegler, quoting John Lilly Source: john.jubjubs.net (via paulisakson)
How the Mac Will Die →
This week, I am: taking a physics midterm on 2/14 doing my first job interview (!!) for Teach For America on 2/17 retaking MCAT class on 2/15 and 2/16 leading discussions for Trojan Health Volunteers on 2/15 and 2/16 Busy week ahead! I actually completed all the physics practice midterms over the weekend, so now I’m just pointlessly drilling problems I already know how to do. Go me! I...
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Jeremy Lin: Even Kobe bows to his star power →
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jessmental: how you know you’ve made it big: Huffington Post covers you. ..Nobody, probably not even Lin himself, would have predicted that a bench warmer would take the reigns of the team located in the world’s biggest media market and re-energize the entire franchise. In the wake of Jeremy Lin’s rise in popularity, the first person that the media wants to compare him to is, naturally, the...
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I should keep some of these things in mind for the TFA interview next week (so nervous)!
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Medicare vs. Medicaid
Just a quick note for future reference in case I forget later. Medicare is a federally-governed program that addresses the high medical costs that older citizens face. It is an entitlement program; if you paid for it through Social Security taxes, then you are automatically entitled to it when you turn 65. Medicaid is a state-governed program (called Medi-Cal in California) for low-income,...