I would probably be in law school. No wait, if that were true, I would already be a lawyer and making $120K. But I’m not a lawyer. Nope, I’m still a student and I definitely don’t make anything even remotely close to $120K. But I have no regrets about the choice I made (despite what I rant and rave about all the time here, which by the way, has more to do with grad school than med school). Besides, I can play lawyer on my Nintendo DS Lite. As a matter of fact, that’s what I did today instead of studying. After more hours than I care to admit to, I finally beat the rather addictive game called Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney. It was quite fun though probably not at all realistic because the lawyers also played detective. It includes neat little features, like the fact that you can really play lawyer by yelling “objection” into the microphone if you have an objection to raise. You also get to play with a fingerprinting kit and luminol in the last case. It was a little slow and repetitive at times, but the detective work and evidence-gathering parts as well as the cases themselves were quite fun. I’m definitely looking forward to the sequel!

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