Has John Quarterman figured out the next best thing since the lightbulb joke? Let’s listen in:
Perilocity: Why Did the Titanic Sink?: Let’s ask some people in different lines of work:
because it hit an iceberg.
because it had the wrong captain.
because its rivets were stressed from temperature changes.
because it didn’t have radar to detect the iceberg.
because it didn’t have access to a distributed iceberg detection system.
As jokes go it’s highly extensible. Not quite as funny as the lightbulbs, but I’ll take what I can get.
So let’s add some…