Family gatherings can be a mixed bag of emotions, can't they? 😅 One minute you're catching up over a slice of cake, the next you're in a heated debate about... academic titles? 🎓👩🎓👩⚕️ This is exactly what happened to our storyteller, let's call her Dr. D, at her half-sister Sharon's med school acceptance party. 🎉💔
Meet the Family 👨👩👧👧
The Doctorate Dilemma 🎓
The Name Card Controversy 📇
The Clash of Titles 🎓👩⚕️
The Heated Exchange 🔥
The Aftermath 🌪️
Clarifying the Intent 🎯
The Internet Backlash 🌐
A Sisterly Showdown: The Tale of Two Doctors 🎓👩🎓👩⚕️
What was meant to be a joyous celebration of Sharon's med school acceptance quickly turned into a heated debate about academic titles. 🎉🔥 Dr. D, who holds a doctorate, was taken aback when her half-sister Sharon dismissed her academic achievement as 'not a real doctor'. 🎓💔 The night ended with accusations of jealousy and rudeness, leaving Dr. D questioning whether she went too far in defending herself. 😕 But the drama doesn't end there. The internet has its own opinions, and they're not all pleasant. 😬 Let's dive into the world's responses to this academic altercation. 🌍
"NTA, Sharon doesn't get that 'doctor' isn't just for medical professionals 👨🎓"
NTA for not letting your sister take you down a peg 😎
"NTA. The 'Dr' title omission was either a brain fart or petty."
PhD vs MD: The Battle of the Doctors! Who's the real doctor? 🤔
NTA: The golden child syndrome is causing family feuds 🤪
Sharon's disrespect towards non-medical doctors 😑
Gender bias in addressing doctors 👨⚕️👩⚕️ sparks controversy 🤪
PHDs vs MDs: Who Deserves the Title 'Doctor'? 🤔
Achievement belittled by step-sister. Family AHs for sidelining your doctorate. 😡
Doctors' egos backfire as non-MD doctor holds the power 🤬
ESH. Petty obsession with titles creates a family feud 😠
Sister insults her doctor sibling, sparks debate on titles. 🤔
Empowerment! 🙌 Celebrating a PhD woman's achievements amidst petty games.
Not the a**hole. Let's hear their side of the story!
Rate my MD? Brace yourself for the drama! 🤯
Not the a**hole. Let the feud begin! 🩺
NTA. Arrogant med student gets a reality check in school 🤔
Ph.D. is the top title, MDs coopted the Dr. title 🤔
Vet school vs. med school: a battle of respect and importance 🙏
She's already so far up her own arse 🩺
NTA. Title ignored, step-sister being petty 🙅
NTA: Jealousy is strong. You worked hard and deserve it 👏