A place for those who study English literature to express their discontent in everything from the misuse of apostrophes to lack of income. Some say we're pretentious asshats. They may be right. But at least we're well-read.
When I tell people I’m an English major, the top comment I get is “good luck getting a job.” Um… (A) all employers want someone with communication skills, as well as someone who can write. (B) You’re better off with a BA in English than no degree. (C) Analytical skills are important anywhere (D) It can serve you well on the way to any higher education necessary for jobs as a teacher or even a lawyer. (E) Hey, editing, publishing, and technical writing all are awesome! (F) F you, it’s what I enjoy.