COLUMN: A Word of Advice… on Relationships Lily Norton October 14, 2002 Again, two questions – you guys keep sending in the tough ones and make me type until my fingers turn blue. At least my insurance covers it. Why do upperclassmen guys go for freshmen girls? It seems like it's a phenomenon that occurs each and every year. Do freshmen girls have something that upperclassmen don't? Do they lack something that taint upperclassmen girls? --Questioning the backwards grade inflation Freshmen girls get all the attention because guys like to tick off the upperclassmen girls.