Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

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The man in this television commercial reminds me of myself as I attempt to learn to speak German.


  1. #1 Evan Harper
    December 22, 2009

    As funny as this was, I have to point out that: this is exactly the reason why international organizations have agreed on terms like “mayday.”

    (And I also have to point out… okay, I don’t have to point it out, but I will anyway… the fellow on the ship didn’t make a proper “mayday” call. He should have said ‘Mayday, mayday, mayday. Name of ship, name of ship, name of ship. Mayday, name of ship. We are sinking…’)