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The halls of ivy down the road

Posted by Armin on July 26, 2005

In following paragraph :
Not just loans and scholarships. Nowadays, schools are laying out a smorgasbord of goodies in hopes that Johnny, Jane, Jose, or Jamal will choose them rather than the halls of ivy down the road.

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