Andrew Sinclair

December 2002


Cheap Trains

+ (December 27, 2002)

I was amazed to find (though I wasn't looking) that Amtrak has a buried web page featuring some special rates. Their site is impossibly hard to navigate (I found virtually no information about Amtrak shipping, which is what I was... more

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Halfway There

+ (December 19, 2002)

I am halfway through law school.... more

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+ (December 17, 2002)

Evidence is tomorrow. Evidence has been on my mind for a long time. It'll be nice to put it down on paper and forget it for awhile. It should really only be relevant two times in my life: (1) tomorrow... more


Blogger Problems

+ (December 16, 2002)

I think my brain may be full, but as long as some knowledge gets pushed out, there'll be room for more. I've one full day left until two days of torture (exams). This might explain the lack of activity here,... more



+ (December 13, 2002)

I guess I'll be like everyone else and link to Froogle today. It's a good concept - just in time for Christmas too (though it doesn't appear that Google gets any sort of commission on sales). It doesn't really seem... more


No Smoking Please

+ (December 12, 2002)

Boston goes smoke-free.... more

What sweet nanny goat a go run him belly. Huh? Cu pan Patois Dictionary. (with proverbs!)... more

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The World of Copyright

+ (December 11, 2002)

One exam down, two exams to go. I celebrated with a pint at Bukowski Tavern, only to be haunted by a flashback to my exam (both Bukowski and the exam featured an newspaper article cut out and mounted for public... more



+ (December 10, 2002)

Googlism will tell you everything that Google “knows” about a particular topic. Google knows who I am: “Who is Andrew Sinclair?" andrew sinclair is a law student at boston university and he also runs lawschooldiscussion andrew sinclair is still living... more


Santa Lives in Colorado

+ (December 9, 2002)

Apparently, FedEx thinks that Santa Clause has relocated to Snowmass Colorado. At least that’s where they deliver his letters. Santa would have felt right at home in Boston today though. At one point it was 17F. My first exam of... more

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Law School Exam Fun Facts

+ (December 8, 2002)

Exams are right around the corner (where the weekend = the corner). I have Copyright Wednesday, another corner, and then Evidence and Administrative Law next Wednesday and Thursday. For those unfamiliar with law school exams, here are a couple things... more

I'm honored to have been quoted on Beyond Stupidity.... more


More Snow

+ (December 6, 2002)

It's been snowing again in Boston and I have to say I'm enjoying it. Snow makes for a nice change of scenery and Boston deals with it well. I keep hoping for a storm big enough to disrupt the routine... more


Lego Scene

+ (December 4, 2002)

The only thing more fun than playing with legos is to make silly scenes with them and put them on the internet. Lego Death (via blogdex) features various death scenes while [link removed] features various, um, sex scenes (warning, rather... more


AOL Scam

+ (December 3, 2002)

AOL to Announce New Focus on Taxing Confused Internet Users Perhaps I am missing something, but to me AOL is a company that sends me lots of plastic and paper in an attempt to get me to spend $20 a... more


City Size (Counting the Miles)

+ (December 2, 2002)

A week ago I posted the population data of the 20 largest metropolitan areas. Population is interesting when you're thinking about city economies, cultures, influence, etc.; but it doesn't tell you a damn thing about how far you'd have to... more