Quote of the Day – Winklevoss Twins Edition

One of the things you learn as a college president is that if an undergraduate is wearing a tie and jacket on Thursday afternoon at three o'clock, there are two possibilities. One is that they're looking for a job and have an interview; the other is that they are an a**hole.

“One of the things you learn as a college president is that if an undergraduate is wearing a tie and jacket on Thursday afternoon at three o’clock, there are two possibilities. One is that they’re looking for a job and have an interview; the other is that they are an a**hole. This was the latter case.” – Larry Summers on the Winklevoss twins

via Annie Lowrey

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James Joyner
About James Joyner
James Joyner is a Security Studies professor at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Brent Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. He's a widower and father of two young daughters. He earned his PhD from The University of Alabama. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.

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  1. Personally I like the Zuckerberg term — Winklevi




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  2. Uh oh, Dr. Joyner only has 24 hours to get a new blog icon!




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  3. James Joyner says:

    @Stormy Dragon: I’m a 45-year-old with a professional job; wearing a suit is rather standard. As an undergraduate, I tended to wear jeans, khakis, or Army battle dress uniform.




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  4. @James Joyner:

    I was kidding.




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