• Loose Ends, 9-30-08

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Goodnight, Sun.  After more than eight years in print, the final edition of the New York Sun rolls off...

  • I’m Planning to Be a Transactional Lawyer

    QI am a 1L at a top-20 law school. I foresee wanting to transition out of law, so I am preparing to be a transactional lawyer. Even...

  • Loose Ends, 9-29-08

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Heather Locklear had an impromptu photo shoot with the California Highway Patrol to become the latest celebrity with a...

  • I’m Nervous Law School Isn’t Worth It

    I am a 2L at a fourth-tier school. My grades aren’t spectacular—top 50%. What are my chances of ever having an awesome career?

  • Loose Ends, 9-28-08

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Paul Newman, the “cool, masculine” actor who skillfully portrayed a demon-fighting lawyer striving to do the right thing in...

  • Loose Ends, 9-27-08

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: After all the off-and-on-again hype, the first presidential debate finally went down–and the results are debatable.  ...

  • Loose Ends, 9-26-08

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: “They’re called boobs, Ed” is what real-life Erin Brockovich won’t be saying in a new series of TV ads. ...

  • Loose Ends, 9-25-08

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Oh, it’s sexually offensive all right, but man-who-sodomizes-goat does not make the list.  Beer taste on...

  • Kicked in the Gut

    I feel like I’ve been kicked in the gut after two consecutive all-nighters working on a law firm financing deal.

  • Loose Ends, 9-24-08

    Quick headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: Two fans are fighting over who is the legal owner of the ball José Molina hit into the stands...