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For Reference, last year the number was just shy of 270 (before cancellations)
Update: When you look at the web-onlies, there are 256 ads total.
Later Update: last year there were 507 ads published on October 10th. Fuck.
Even More Later Update: Seriously, APA, what's with the same ad appearing with different ad numbers all over the place?
-- Mr. Zero
Latest Update: I realize the naïveté is at work when I found it strangely exciting to look at the JFP seriously for the first time.
I wait for the panic. The above comparisons are making it creep slowly. Full on anxiety attacks to happen soon. For now, I'll stick to taking deep breaths and marking down the numbers to the jobs that have earned the privilege of second looks and applications from yours truly...and everyone else. Fuck indeed.
Latest of the late updates: Anon. 4:00 p.m. has already called dibs on the Wisconsin job. Damn it. We should have gone to an auction for this year's job draft format, not a dibs system.
-- Jaded Dissertator