Degree of delight

Serious coolness here:

Doug Webber is Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Economics Department at Temple University.

(Via Miss Cellania.)


  1. fillyjonk »

    25 July 2018 · 11:20 am

    Yup, I remember something like that. (My advisor came out and found me – I was waiting in the student lounge – and shook my hand and said “congratulations Dr. (lastname)”)

    I will say that even though I was pretty sure the decision would be favorable, that was one of the longer ten minutes of my life.

  2. CGHill »

    25 July 2018 · 2:25 pm

    You think “What can possibly go wrong?”

    And the mind then delivers a frighteningly long list.

  3. McGehee »

    25 July 2018 · 3:40 pm

    “#2,193: Did I use my dissertation advisor’s real name or that insulting nickname I bestowed on him that night I finished a bottle of Scotch?”

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