“I like Robin Williams in Dead Poet’s Society”

For whenever I start feeling sorry for myself
[Via Respectful Insolence]

I know I kvetch from time to time about the currently dismal funding situation for biomedical research and worry about whether I’ll be able to keep my lab funded. However, every so often I’m reminded that cancer researchers by and large have it pretty good, at least compared to some academic disciplines:


Cynicism vs. naivete. More academia humor.

One thought on ““I like Robin Williams in Dead Poet’s Society”

  1. Very funny! And has been true for over 60 years! Incidentally, where has the Tea Party said that it wanted to do away with Professors? Since they don’t actually teach undergrads, what difference does it make if they are Communists or not. They get the Ph.Ds who are desperate to get approved and will agree with anything the Prof says or does. Not all of them end up in teaching, either. A great many become political writers.

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