Penelope Trunk says that you should leave your PhD off your resume when applying for a real job.
You have to hide your PhD like a prison sentence, if you are starting a new career entirely and need to start at the bottom. If they ask you what you were doing for eight years, tell them that you were drunk. If you're going into secondary education, it's tricky. You'll make more money with the PhD credential, but maybe too much. You might not get hired for that reason.
Black, White and Grey is a great documentary of photography and the art scene in the 80s. Too bad everyone is dead. Except for Patti Smith, who will outlive the cockroaches.
A new proposal for dealing with student loan debt.