TIL that if you get a doctorate in Finland, you get a special doctoral hat and sword.

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“I put on my robe and doctoral hat and sword.”

highoncraze

Who knew Finland took defending a doctoral thesis so seriously.

youare_probablywrong

For a masters degree, a baseball cap and a pocket knife.

Ciabattathewookie

In the US you get a special hat but instead of a sword, you get velvet accents on the shoulders and sleeves.

Oldenlame

If they offer cocaine and a gun instead I’m in!

iassbangchickens