Graduate student (girl #1 is at the snack table, carefully wrapping cupcakes in napkins and putting them into her purse)
Girl #2 (looking at her): Graduate student?
Girl #1: Yeah.
Girl #2: Been there.
(via Overheard in New York)
I have a master’s degree, my wife has a PhD. — we’ve both “been there.” But lots of people are still there, and they don’t have a graduate degree and a nice comfy salary to look forward to. Today is Blog Action Day ’08, with the focus on poverty.