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SSStrange Markings Behind Earl

It’s that time of year again when many of ’09’s student leaders, activist types, overachievers, and masthead ascenders will be tapped and asked to join a senior society. A tipster sends evidence in the form of a photo of the sidewalk in back of Earl Hall: Three S’s, the (dark?) mark of one of Columbia’s two (secret?) senior societies, the Sachems.

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  • SSS says:

    @SSS stands for Senior Society of Sachems.

    also, Mukasey discussed his affiliation in congressional hearings: http://www.politico.com/blogs/thecrypt/1007/Mukasey_is_a_Sachem_we_think.html

  • SSS says:

    @SSS stands for super secret society. we must all kowtow in abject amazement.

  • really? says:

    @really? Do the sachems really have a diamond for their logo? And they wear PINKIE RINGS? Who are we, Princeton?

  • who cares? says:

    @who cares? bwog could you please be even more self-referential? noone gives a fachem about your secret societies

  • hey says:

    @hey what about felip tarud? i hear that he is in all of the societies

  • SSN says:

    @SSN It was an means of advertising for the 5-year in Iraq event this week. It stands for Save Sexy Soldiers. I heard Barnard girls did this.

  • sachem says:

    @sachem this is not the work of the sachems.

    blame either the nacoms or jester.

    1. It is says:

      @It is the work of a Sachem. He or she did it the other night. I saw.

  • Senior? says:

    @Senior? 09? Not 08? Oh well, guess I’m not popular.

  • Holden Caulfield says:

    @Holden Caulfield I wish a Barnard girl would tap me to join her secret society.

  • wow says:

    @wow are they really dumb enough to do that?

    1. really... says:

      @really... or did they do it on purpose???

  • 09 Abroad says:

    @09 Abroad Can juniors be digitally tapped if they are abroad?

    1. good god says:

      @good god that could be the lamest thing i have ever read in my life

  • more says:

    @more bwog tell us more about these secret societies!!!

    1. senior societies says:

      @senior societies more info

      http://www.wikicu.com/Senior_societies

  • heh heh heh says:

    @heh heh heh heh heh heh.

  • odd says:

    @odd that college democrats have their elections in Earl and suddenly dark marks of secret societies appear there. Just saying.

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