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One of Cal's captains is graduating early so that he can transfer......

Discussion in 'Colorado Football Message Board' started by absinthe, Mar 12, 2015.

  1. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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  2. SBG

    SBG Formerly known as EFNMB Club Member Junta Member

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    At least we don't have to worry about people going to our rival unless they wish to study sheep ****ing.
     
  3. HotRack

    HotRack Rez BubbleHead Club Member

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    paging [MENTION=6165]liverflukes[/MENTION]....
     
  4. Liver

    Liver modded mod Club Member Junta Member

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    and there i was, eagerly opening the thread to read about the latest new CU player...

    crushed again.

    but, you can't really blame the guy for choosing to leave cal for stanford. he probably wanted to get a job if football doesn't work out.
     
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  5. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo huff my smug Club Member

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    Wow, his dream school. So lucky to get in.
     
  6. ahoelsken

    ahoelsken Well-Known Member

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    Neg rep you for calling CSU a rival.
     
  7. hokiehead

    hokiehead Gobbler on the Mountain Club Member

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    he didn't say 'a rival'. he said 'our rival'. singular.
     
  8. BuffHerd

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    Wow! That's naughty :lol:
     
  10. newkid

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    He's not graduating early. He's just graduating and got into his grad program. Football continues to be his ticket to education.
     
  11. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    What's crazy, is this kid obviously got into Stanford coming out of high school, but felt it just wasn't a great fit, so he went to Cal instead.
     
  12. TSchekler

    TSchekler Hey Peter man, check out channel 9! Club Member

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    Must be nice to get admitted to both those institutions.
     
  13. absinthe

    absinthe Ambitious but rubbish. Club Member Junta Member

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    This is a dangerous precedent for Cal, a kid gets into Stanford thinks it isnt a good fit goes to Cal (like pretty much all of them do) then realizes he doesnt really like Cal, that it wasnt a good fit, and goes to Furd. They could lose half the freshman class.
     
  14. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    Half?
     
  15. newkid

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    Having kids graduate from their institution and get accepted to prestigious grad programs, in this case MSE at Furd, another graduate this year will start his MBA at ND, is actually not bad. It's painful, but it's also a complete 180 for how the academics of the team were going just recently.
     
  16. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    caught one!

    Also, this is some excellent rationalization. I see the acceptance phase came quickly for some Cal grads.
     
  17. newkid

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    It's the only sane rationalization. Getting accepted to a top 3 engineering graduate school should trump just about everything.
     
  18. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    Stick around, newkid. I'm guessing we'll just call you "kid" when you understand the joke.
     
  19. newkid

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    Been stuck since 2012, looks like.
     
  20. WizzersGhost

    WizzersGhost Banned BANNED

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    Baloney! Pure rationalization! Masters in Engineering isn't worth much, unless you want to teach at the college/grad school level.

    You can make a very fine living with a BS degree in almost all forms of engineering; what an engineer wants is a PE designation, you don't need grad school for that.

    Start on an MBA would have been better!
     
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  21. Uncle Ken

    Uncle Ken Orr no morr Club Member

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    Well, some folks are just slow learners. Take FLounder for instance.
     
  22. WizzersGhost

    WizzersGhost Banned BANNED

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    Heard he holds a master's degree in baiting hooks on fishing boats (why else would you be on Amelia Island?).....................you might call him a Master baiter!
     

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