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Early College Application Deadlines, And A Snowstorm: A Play In Many Media

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Last night I tweeted:


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They are HIS college applications. Why does MY head hurt?

On Facebook, Sabra Waxman responded:

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In an email the next morning she clarified:

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Across the country, college websites report:

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and:
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College newspapers, too:
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Final medium: the comments. Use them to tell me how the first wave of college scrambling went at your house. Were you too involved? Or maybe your child didn't scramble at all? (Be careful. My head still hurts. I may not take your my-kid-was-done-weeks-ago answers terribly well.)