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College is over-rated

Not_a_book_warm_2As anyone who uses social network services knows, most friend requests are fake - either advertisements for porn or scams. Alas, most fake requests are just barely plausible enough that I click through to make sure that they are fake before declining the request. Yesterday I received a friend request from a webcam site named "Amanda" and it instantly became my favorite fake request ever.

Aside from looking like her head was awkwardly attached to her voluptuous body with a linebacker's neck, she is kinda cute. But it isn't the picture that made her my favorite, it was this bit from her bio (all errors and hyphens in the original):

My name is Amanda. I currently attend college and habe mixed feelings about it. As far as I'm concerned school is important but yet over-rated. There for i do not consider my self a book warm and I love going out.... At school I'm currently studing Journalism and I plan to become one sooner or later.

I think anyone who isn't a "book warm" would have mixed feelings about college! Good luck becoming a Journalism, Amanda.

Posted by Charles Star on 05/17/2007 | Permalink


Is that a chest goiter?

Posted by: Ben Popken | May 17, 2007 2:29:58 PM

think so

Posted by: lonnie | May 19, 2007 8:03:30 PM

The entry to your blog "College is over-ratted" is clearly mis-titled and riddled with correct spelling! Please fix this emidiately so MySpace users can actually read this entry! StayFree is so descriminating!!!!!! It's crimenal!!!!!

Shout out to you Carrie - online is up and running and the first print edition is out as of April.

From the windy northern plains,

Posted by: Tobin at Creditland | May 21, 2007 11:41:35 AM

wait, so you know amanda too?

Posted by: Holland Oats | May 21, 2007 10:00:37 PM

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