— Anyone know who the man is that screamed at the gyroscope announcement? Sounded like an escaping ghoul at 0:47:15.
— I wonder if we’ll ever hear Steve Jobs say “dude” in a keynote. Seems like he’s always so close.
- Megan: What do you get when a chicken crosses the road?
- *****: A chicken on the other side of the road? What?
“Though there was a warning on the coffee cup, the jury decided that the warning was neither large enough nor sufficient. They awarded Liebeck $200,000 in compensatory damages, which was then reduced by 20% to $160,000. In addition, they awarded her $2.7 million in punitive damages. The jurors apparently arrived at this figure from Morgan's suggestion to penalize McDonald's for one or two days' worth of coffee revenues, which were about $1.35 million per day.” —Liebeck v. McDonald’s Restaurants