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This Is America's So Called, Ivy League Students.....
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This Is America's So Called, Ivy League Students.....

^ The Video will explain it all....

So. This is what I plan to strive for as I work my ass off in Highschool for 4 years? And Note: I am in no way judging the IQ level of this women by the way she sounds and acts , but these are the Top of the Top schools. The ones my teachers say that we have to have nothing but 3.7 and up GPA's to even think about getting in to. My Teachers say that these Ivy League schools are filled with Mature, Compassionate, Understanding individuals. Rolleyes yeah cool story bro.....

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03-16-2011 01:17 PM
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Re: This Is America's So Called, Ivy League Students.....

I've known alot of people who go to Ivy league schools to be kind and studious people....I've also known a bunch who don't deserve an inch of their status.

Its like anywhere else in the world...or any other college for that matter.

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03-16-2011 01:22 PM
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Re: This Is America's So Called, Ivy League Students.....

Last time I checked, UCLA isn't an Ivy League school. I'm sure it's a great school, but it's not Ivy.

I can't help but think this chick's a troll. If not, it's at least a good source of lulz. Laugh
03-16-2011 01:30 PM
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Re: This Is America's So Called, Ivy League Students.....

That was pretty funny. I couldn't see the video because youtube/my computer is fucking up, but I could hear it. I don't think it's a big deal, though. The video, I mean. What the person said. I'm like whatever.

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