Now onto "not science but important anyway" stuff
For all of you trying to decide between Grad School and Med School:
Being a doctor is a career
While college teaching is more of a hobby. See page 3 in the first link and page 1 in the second
That’s likely after you do a postdoc:
The last sentence obviously applies to those thinking about graduate school, too.
If you are a woman competing for a tenure track job in the academia, perhaps you will not be discriminated against:
There has been a pro-male bias for a long time. Remember McClintock?
Positions in academia are of course few and far between. So brush up on your computer skills: