Murphy’s Law

Murphy’s Laws for Teaching

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The clock in the instructor’s room will be wrong. Disaster will occur when visitors are in the room. A subject interesting to the teacher will bore students. The time a teacher takes in explaining is inversely proportional to the information retained by students. A meeting’s length will be directly proportional to the boredom the speaker …

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Murphy’s Law for Public Transportation

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For those reducing their carbon footprint If it’s raining, cold or both the bus will be late. If you think you have lots of time before your bus arrives, you read the timetable wrong. If you’re early, the bus is late.  If you’re late, the bus was early. If you do not change, the bus …

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Murphy’s Lesser-Known Laws

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For the curious Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak. He who laughs last thinks slowest. Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine. Nothing is foolproof to a sufficiently talented fool. The 50-50-90 rule: In a 50-50 chance situation of getting something right, there …

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