Tuesday, November 14

The bar exam can kiss my...

So it's that time of the year again. A time I know about all too well. For some, it's filled with happiness and joy; for others, there's nothing but pain and depression. Yes, boys and girls, it's time to find out about bar exam results.

Though the three-day torture in California sucks the big one, I recently found out that people who take the Virginia Bar Exam have to wear suits! And not only is there no "dress down" or "casual dress" policy when it comes to attire, but applicants can't make noise when they walk, so they have to wear sneakers with those suits. Pictures of the too-cool-for-school prom dates from back in the day flashed in my mind when I heard that...

3 comments:

lee said...

Well that is just ridiculous--and tacky as hell! Though I'm not really sure what the dress code is for my oral board exam in April. It's 2 examiners together vs. one examinee, in a hotel room, which is already pretty weird...

Anonymous said...

Wow... that is the stupidest thing I've heard in awhile. As if the test isn't torture enough, they have the make the poor folks uncomfortable?!? So glad I never went down the law route....
~cc

Parisjasmal said...

UGH--did you have to take the VA exam?

I would be more stressed about the unsightly fashion than the test itself--Just kidding!

Oh BTW--I posted my Nick Verreos shirt a while ago--is it the one you liked?