• Five Child Stars Turned Lawyers

    Actor Jerry O’Connell (the fat kid from Stand By Me) stupefied the legal community last month with his decision to enroll at Southwestern Law School...

  • Bitter News, 9-10-09

    Headlines from the Bitter Newsroom as racist as selling skin whiteners to an Indian: • Hamline University law professor Robin Magee has been charged with...

  • David Baldacci: Absolute Thriller

    [Ed. Note: If you’re a fan of political thrillers, you know David Baldacci. With tens of millions of copies of his books in print, Baldacci...

  • Bitter News, 9-9-09

    09.09.09 Bitter Newsroom headlines to celebrate the last repeating, single-digit date til 01.01.2101: • It’s official: Chihuahuas (chi-WAH’-wahs) are just a bunch of narcissistic bitches...

  • Nine Interview Don’ts

    [Ed. Note: A refreshed version of our 9.2.08 post, this list kicks off our focus on the OCI/interview/job hunting process for law students.  We’re working...

  • Bitter News, 9-8-09

    Headlines from the Bitter Newsroom as all-American and phenom-worthy as Melanie Oudin: • Possibly trying to pick up where the late Albert L. Gordon left...

  • Shut Your Mouth (And Your Legs)

    For reasons somewhat unclear to me, women in the workplace get a free pass to talk about their sex lives. For reasons even less clear...

  • Caption This! September 5-11

    What in the Bitter Lawyer is going on in this picture? Put your lawyerly wit to the test and post a comment with a hilarious...

  • Bitter News, 9-4-09

    Headlines from the Bitter Newsroom: • When not rocking and rolling all night, Gene Simmons has found time to play an ambulance-chasing lawyer in the...

  • If Not Now, Then When?

    Saturday night, I received a gleeful call from my best friend from college to report that she just got engaged to her wonderful boyfriend.  They...