Sunday, November 20, 2005

Would you like hockey pads with that?

Drunk Guy #1: Do you still go to Western?
Drunk Guy #2: (proudly) Nope, I got a degree. In History.
Drunk Guy #1: So, where do you work?
Drunk Guy #2: SportChek.

-- Molly Bloom's, overheard by Melissa


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Oh good... a post that specifically asks people to start the 'your faculty is stupid' war. Let the hilarity begin!

11:35 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yay History. Problably a 3 year degree guy, not a four year student.

11:48 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I love the current job market.

Spend 20k on your education, only to work at some utterly unrelated "profession" when you get out.

As for faculty wars... to be honest, there are only a handful of degrees offered that guarentee you'll work in the field you want when you graduate. The other 90% are hit-and-miss.

12:06 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

What is everyone expecting, he got a degree from Western...

8:06 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

sry but Western is rated the best/ one of the best school(s) in Canada.. so dont diss it before u try it

9:20 PM  
Blogger Del Fuego said...

I did try it. Then I tried a post-grad at Fanshawe cuz my degree was useless. I readily admit that though (hail fellow English students).

Anonymous #3 is right, kids. Barring much luck or your own exceptional skillz, odds are your degree is going to be a fine placement one day.

1:05 AM  

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