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# What is your war cry for this application season?

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19 Jul 2007, 18:53
ding !!
di di ding !!
di di ding !!
di di di ding !!

(In the "Eye of the tiger" tune)

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19 Jul 2007, 18:55
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19 Jul 2007, 19:07
you guys are a riot...

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19 Jul 2007, 19:25
mNeo

hilarious....

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19 Jul 2007, 20:45
sheer brilliance rhyme and mneo

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19 Jul 2007, 21:21
Can you do some ASCII pictures? Those are super sweet and they really get your point across.

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20 Jul 2007, 10:54
pelihu wrote:
Can you do some ASCII pictures? Those are super sweet and they really get your point across.

You mean like this?
Code:

/:""|       .@@@@@,
|:`66|_      @@@@@@@@,
C`    _)     aa`@@@@@@
\ ._|      (_   ?@@@@
) /        =' @@@@"
/`\\         \(```
|| |Y|       //`\
|| |.|      / | ||
|| |.|      \ | ||
|| |.|       \| ||
:| |=:        |_|\
||_|,|        |_| \
\)))||        (((  |
|  ||        |____|
|  ||        |____|
>  ))         | ||
| ||          | ||
| ||          | ||
|_||__        /~))
jgs  (____))      /_/YY

Adcom and MBA Applicant "get it on" because MBA Applicant is an impressive candidate.

/:""|  .@@@@@,
(\/)  |:`66|_ @@@@@@@@,
\/   C`    _)aa`@@@@@@
\ ._| (_   ?@@@@
) /   =' @@@@"
/`\\    \(```
|| |Y|  //`\
|| |.| / | || (\/)
|| |.| \ | ||  \/
|| |.|  \| ||
:| |=:   |_|\
||_|,|   |_| \
\)))||   (((  |
(\/)  |  ||   |____|
\/   |  ||   |____|
>  ))    | ||
| ||     | ||
| ||     | ||
|_||__   /~))
jgs  (____)) /_/YY

MBA Applicant is admitted, but the crazy woman forces him to get married as a result.  He knocks her up.

/:""|  .****,
(\/)  |:`66|_ @@@@@\ `,
\/   C`    _)aa`@@@\  \
\ ._| (_   ?@@|  \
)_/   =' @@@@|   |
/`\8\   \(```/    |
|| |8|  /^^\ |     /
|| |8| /\::/||    |
|| |8| \ | |||    \
|| |~|  \| |||     \
:| |=:   |:|\\.:.:.::.
||_|,|   |:| \ ':':':`
\)))||   (((  |
| :||   |    | (\/)
| :||   |    |  \/
) :||   |    \
| :||   |     `\
| :||   |:.:.   `~-._
|_:||_   /~))\       `~~-._
jgs  (_,__)) /_/YY `':':':':':':`

Newly minted MBA works for Bain or BCG but his wife is "showing".

/:""|       .@@@@@,
|:`66|_      @@@@@@@@,
C`    _)     aa`@@@@@@
\ ._|      (_   ?@@@@
) /        =' @@@@"
/`\\         \(```
|| |Y|       //`\
|| |#|      / | ||
|| |#|      \ | ||
|| |#|      / | ||
:| |=:     /  |_|\
||_|,|    |   |_| \
\)))||     \  (((  |
|~~~`-`~~~|    `\     |
|         |      |____|
|_________|       | ||
|_________|       | ||
| ||          | ||
|_||__        /~))
jgs  (____))      /_/YY

Woman becomes angry he travels too much and forces him to make more babies so she isnt bored. They buy a high chair.

/:""|       .@@@@@,
|:`66|_      @@@@@@@@,
C     _)     aa`@@@@@@
\ ._|      (_   ?@@@@
) /        =' @@@@"
/`\\         \(```
|| |Y|       //`\        ."~~~~~".
|| |#|      / | ||       | (>o<) |
|| |#|      \ | ||       | /a a\ |  A
|| |#|      / | ||      _|_\ O /_|_|~|
:| |=:     /  | |\     8)___`"`___(|_|
||_|,|    |   |_| \     |~~~~~~~~~|
\)))||    |   (((  |    \_________/
|~~~`-`~~~|  `~\~~~~~~|     |/ /_\ \|
|         |     `\   /      ()/___\()
|_________|       ( ||      ||~~~~~||
|_________|       | ||      ||     ||
| ||          | ||      ||     ||
|_||__      __|_||      ||_____||
jgs  (____))    (:;:;))      ||-----||

The first girl turns 5.

/:""|       .@@@@@,
|: 66|_      @@@@@@@@,
C     _)     aa`@@@@@@
\ ._|      (_   ?@@@@
) /        =' @@@@"
/`\\         \(```
|| |Y|       //`\        ."~~~~~".
|| |#|      / | ||       |  .:.  |
|| |#|      \ | ||    A  | /6 6\ |
|| |#|      / | ||   |~|_|_\ e /_|_     .@@@@,
:| |=:     /  | |\   |_|)___`"`___(8    aa`@@@,
||_|,|    |   |_| \     |~~~~~~~~~|     =  `@@@
\)))||    |   (((  |    \_________/       )_/`@'
|~~~`-`~~~|  `~\~~~~~~|     |/ /_\ \|       / || @
|         |     `\   /      ()/___\()       | || @
|_________|       ( ||      ||~~~~~||       /~|| "`
|_________|       | ||      ||     ||      /__W_\
| ||          | ||      ||     ||        |||
|_||__      __|_||      ||_____||       _|||
jgs  (____))    (:;:;))      ||-----||      (___))

The family grows...

/:`"|       .@@@@@,
|: 66|_      @@@@@@@@,
C     _)     aa`@@@@@@
\ ._|      (_   ?@@@@
) /        =' @@@@"
/`\\         \(```                       @@@@@,
|| |Y|       //`\        ."~~~~~".       aa`@@@@,
|| |#|      / | ||       |  .@.  |      (_   ?@@@
|| |#\      \ | ||       | /e e\ |  A     =  @@@@
|| | #|     | | ||   0 0_|_\ - /_|_|~|     )_@@@"   |"":\
:| |==:     | | |\   ("))___`"`___(|_|    /. |@@    66 `:|
||_|,/      | |_| \ `( )|~~~~~~~~~|      ((| |     (_   /
\)))||      | (((  | '^'\_________/       || |       -_(
|~~~`-`~~~|    \~~~~~~|     |/ /_\ \|        ||_|       / ||
|         |     \    /      ()/___\()        | W)       | ||
|_________|     ((  |       ||~~~~~||        || |       |_||
|_________|     ||  |       ||     ||        || |       | W|
| ||        ||  |       ||     ||        || |       || |
|_||__      ||__|       ||_____||       _||_|      _||_|
jgs  (____))   ((____)       ||-----||      ((___)     ((___)

They now have grown children and have earned that "middle-age spread"
The MBA Applicant starts to feel feelings towards his daughter, so he kicks her out of the house in order to keep from doing "unholy things".

|":::\
/```|      .@@@@@,         ,,,,       66 :::|
|` 66|_     @@@@@@@@,      @@@@@@,    (_   ':D
C     _)    aa`@@@@@@      aa @@@@,    |_,  /
(\/)  \ ._|     (_   ?@@@@     (_  ?@@@@     \__(
\/    ) /       =' @@@@"       =' @@@@"     //`\\     @@@@
/`\\        \_(```         ) @@@"     | | ||    ee "@@
/| |Y|       /``\          /-'@@@,     | |_||   (_   `D
| | |#|      / | ||        / / \@@@     | | ||    |_  /
| | | #\     \ | ||        \ | |@@@     | | ||     \_(
| | |  #|    / | ||         || |@@"     |-| |<     /  \
:=| |===:   /  | | \        || |@"      ||(((|     | ||
| |_|, /    |  |_|  \       ||=|\       ||_:_/     | ||
\)))||     |  (((   |      |((( \       || |      | ||
|~~~`-`~~~|    \~~~~~~~|      |____/       || |      |_||
|         |     \     /        || /        (( |      | `W
|_________|      ((  |         (( |        || |      || |
|_________|      ||  |         || |        || |      || |
| ||         ||  |         || |        ||=|      || |
|_||__       ||__|         //^)      __||_|     _||_|
jgs  (____))    ((____)        ((_/Y     ((_____)   ((____)

MBA Applicant and the Adcom are finally alone again.

8                            8
8      /```|     .@@@@@,     8
8     |  66|_    @@@@@@@@,   8 (\/)
8     C     _)   aa`@@@@@@   8  \/
8(\/)  \ ._|    (_   ?@@@@   8
|8:\/:~:~) /:~:~: =' @@@@~:~:~8
|8::::::/\\/`\;_:::\ (__::::::8
|8:::::| \ '|___/` \\// `\):::8
|8::::|| | '|::/ /  ^^  \ \:::8
|8::::|| | ' \:| \__/\__/ |:::8
|8o:::|\ \  ' |:\_\    /_/::::8o
|"8o:::=\ \===::/`\`%%`/'\::::"8o
|"8o~|  \_\  \|   `""`   |:~:~\8o
\ "8o\   )))  \           \::::"8o
\ "8o\`.  \   \           \::::"8o
\|~~~~~| -|| -|mmmmmmmmmmmm~~~~~|
`~~~~~|  ||  |~~|  |~|  |~~~~~~
jgs     |  ||  |  |__| |__|
|  ||  |  \  | \  |
|__||__|  (~~^\(~~^\
(   \   \  `-._)`-._)
`-._)-._)

And then they both commit suicide together.

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20 Jul 2007, 11:24
rhyme, now I know why you got married recently.

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21 Jul 2007, 08:17
That rules, except the baby looks just like a BBQ!

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21 Jul 2007, 08:28
pelihu wrote:
That rules, except the baby looks just like a BBQ!

Mmmmmm... BBQ!

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21 Jul 2007, 09:35
Nice work Ryme!!!

How abt doing a NIKE! "JUST DO IT"

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21 Jul 2007, 21:52

"If you aren't writing my LOR, then get the F@ck outta my way!"

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22 Jul 2007, 00:59
From the Godfather -

No, no, no! No more! Not this time, consiglieri. No more essays, no more interviews, no more Adcom tricks. You give 'em one message: I want an admit. If not, it's all-out war: we go to the mattresses.
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22 Jul 2007, 21:27
My war cry has been for some time:

"When going after Moby Dick, bring the tartar sauce"

I love that

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31 Oct 2007, 19:10
oh my... that was a riot! had to revive this thread... maybe sticky it!

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31 Oct 2007, 19:20
Dude, now I know why I haven't yet gotten an interview from GSB: lack of creativity on my ppt...

These guys from last years were just amazing...

PS: BTW you guys from fall 2008 rock

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31 Oct 2007, 19:52
riot indeed. 1 round of applications and million fruitless "gmail" views later, this seems to be a fun distant memory when we were still babies in our application life. those days! sigh!!!

kryzak wrote:
oh my... that was a riot! had to revive this thread... maybe sticky it!

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01 Nov 2007, 10:34
Wow

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01 Nov 2007, 11:00
I like hakka clip on Eurosport Watts. It's definitely good war cry.

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01 Nov 2007, 11:34
pelihu wrote:
That rules, except the baby looks just like a BBQ!

LOL - i was thinking a cat but, yeah, i can definitely see a BBQ!

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