Welcome, law students. Welcome to the old ones meandering back to campus after a summer of making money and connections. Welcome to the new ones who do not yet realize that the previous sentence was a complete joke. Welcome to all.
Let’s have some music. I’m thinking something upbeat. Maybe some trumpets, or a guitar, or… wait… bagpipes? Somebody welcomes students to law school with bagpipes?
Isn’t that what you play at a funeral?
This was the scene outside of the Practice Court reception for new students at Baylor Law School. I don’t believe this was set up by the school; it was just one intrepid classmate who struck the right chord for the kids.
Here’s the video, with sound. Warning: these bagpipes sound like bagpipes.
Is going to law school kind of like attending your own funeral?