Sponsor Message:
Non Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Another Dilemma  
User currently offlineSaintsman From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 1 week 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 1306 times:

Think outside the box!

You are driving along in your car on a wild, stormy night.

You pass by a bus stop, and you see three people waiting for the bus:

1. An old lady who looks as if she is about to die.

2. An old friend who once saved your life.

3. The perfect partner you have been dreaming about.

Which one would you choose to offer a ride to, knowing that there
could only be one passenger in your car. Think before you continue

This is a moral/ethical dilemma that was once actually used as part
of a job application.

You could pick up the old lady, because she is going to die, and
thus you should save her first; or you could take the old friend because
he once saved your life, and this would be the perfect chance to pay him
back. However, you may never be able to find your perfect dream lover

The candidate who was hired (out of 2000 applicants) had no trouble
coming up with an answer.


He simply answered: "I would give the car keys to my old friend, and
let him take the lady to the hospital. And I would stay behind and wait
for the bus with the woman of my dreams."

Sometimes, we gain more if we are able to give up our stubborn
thought limitations. Never forget to "Think Outside of the Box"
However, the correct answer is to run the old lady over and put her
out of her misery, sh*g the perfect partner against the bus stop and
drive off for a beer with the old friend.

1 replies: All unread, jump to last
User currently offline707cmf From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (13 years 1 week 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 1298 times:

I've heard it before, with a few variations. The car was a two seater was because it was a sports car.

My reaction was "Why the heck would one drive a sport car in a storm ?"


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Another Dilemma posted Mon May 19 2003 12:16:17 by Saintsman
Pentagon Wants Another $99.7billion On Iraq/Afghan posted Thu Dec 21 2006 00:17:11 by Jimyvr
Another Gay Movie... Seen It Yet? posted Sat Dec 16 2006 00:41:12 by KLMA330
Another School Shooting posted Tue Dec 12 2006 18:10:29 by Nkops
Another Gay Pastor posted Mon Dec 11 2006 20:01:24 by Mt99
Should We Start Building Another Ark? posted Wed Dec 6 2006 07:24:32 by Thom@s
Yet Another Football Scandal In Italy Brewing posted Wed Dec 6 2006 05:54:03 by LTU932
Yet Another Worldwide Corruption Index posted Tue Dec 5 2006 13:12:55 by WSOY
Adopting Another Cat? posted Tue Dec 5 2006 03:01:32 by Matt D
Another Signed By Thread, Why Not? posted Mon Dec 4 2006 07:02:27 by Cadet57