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New Twitter Hashtag Tells it All: Overly Honest Methods

If you haven't checked out twitter lately, you might want to.  Tweeters like WorstProfEver and hashtags like #overlyhonestmethods bring together like-minded academics in a way that is sometimes funny and more than often a little confessional.  Either way, it's worth a look. Remember that Academic Ladder is on twitter as well, so you are welcome to follow us: .   You can also find some of the funniest "overly honest methods" at the blog Runt of the Web , which has paired the most popular methodology tweets with images. My favorite?  "PCR reaction repeated for 25 cycles because that's how long it takes to go teach class."