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69 Post author: SilasBarta 22 March 2010 10:33PM

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Comment author: MichaelVassar 23 March 2010 02:09:24PM 2 points [-]

Warning, aiming high too frequently while young may be hazardous to your grades and hence instrumentally irrational.

Comment author: Strange7 23 March 2010 02:14:01PM 7 points [-]

The traditional way to get around that is "don't let your schooling get in the way of your education."

Comment author: thomblake 23 March 2010 02:32:12PM 3 points [-]

Meh. Grades aren't all that important.