The saga of the great Greek freak-out continues, as the University of Maryland’s Delta Gamma chapter continues to recieve intense scrutiny after one of its members channeled her inner Carrie in an email sent to the entire sorority.
Today, the official word came down from Delta Gamma’s HQ, located in Columbus, Ohio in case you were interested in filling their position of a full-time, in-house attorney. (Interested applicants can apply here.)
It’s the standard boilerplate you’d expect from an organization doing damage control–”this letter in no way reflected the values of Delta Gamma,” etc., etc.– though it is worth noting that the international fraternity seems to promise some sort of secret, Greek-dealt justice for Ms. Martinson’s breach in ladylike conduct, on top of all the public shaming she is currently undergoing. Anyone who has ever been a pledge (or has watched a movie involving a pledge scene) can only shudder at the implications and recall Ms. Martinson’s own prescient words, “It’s going to a rough fucking ride.” Read More