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Artwork by Tess Bergman To the two pre-med students on the bus: I’m sorry you had no form of entertainment today — no interesting patient story to share with your pre-med friends. I’m sorry that no one was crazy enough for you and that you didn’t get to look on in amusement  while someone struggled to stutter a sentence, while someone paces and mumbles incoherently, while someone speaks in no order and makes no sense, while someone picks their nail beds until they bleed, or their hair, or eyebrows, or digs at their flesh. I’m so sorry that you had no patients with blood soaked in their clothes, and that there were no suicide attempts or self-harm injuries, no mania-induced decisions that led to the E.R. That you had no schizophrenic episodes or autistic meltdowns triggered by sensory overload. I’m so sorry that us “crazy” ones didn’t relapse today and that…

They shouted: tits, knockers, jugs, melons, funbags, tatas, racks and milkshakes. Although there are over 99 words for breasts, the participants of  the USG-funded event Boobs and Bras 2015 pondered how many synonyms they knew while the crowd filed into Student Activities Center Ballroom B. In its second appearance, Boobs and Bras seeks to educate both men and women about the importance of breast health and early awareness towards breast cancer. Leading the event was Stony Brook senior Mallory Rothstein, 22 and junior Alexa Goldstein, 20, as they emphasized the importance of people being comfortable with their images and loving their breasts. “I rock a 32B. I don’t care what you say. It’s my body,” said Rothstein, who used to be made fun of for having small breasts to the point of being unofficially dubbed, “The Plains.” Jennifer Islam, who coined the idea for Boobs and Bras, could not attend…