Watch this first! (Two different readers sent this to me, so I figured I should let the rest of you in on it.) And then, if we really can’t talk you out of getting a Ph.D., read this and this. Best of luck to ya.
Meanwhile, Tenured Radical has responded to yesterday’s post with a post of her own, if you’re interested, and Dr. Crazy has some further thoughts too. (All of you prospective grad students should be sure to read these beauties, fer sure!)