"Look to the left ..."

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Mon Nov 21 18:16:48 UTC 2011

On Nov 21, 2011, at 9:44 AM, Victor Steinbok wrote:

> I'm all for transcription errors...
> The only problem is, it's been quite some time since freshman attrition
> at Harvard was anywhere near 1/3--or even in double-digit percents.
> Would it be too much to say that the story has reached urban-legend status?
>    VS-)

Ah, but it may still be the case that one's fellow frosh on the left or the one on the right won't be there next year--they'll have started sleeping in and cutting their morning classes.


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