December 19, 1997

On December 19, 1997, the movie “Titanic” opened in movie theaters across America. American women swooned with the forbidden romance of Jack and Rose and they memorized every second of the scene where Jack allowed himself to drown rather than risk Rose falling off the wood paneling she was using as a raft. Men forced to watch this movie with their wives and or girlfriends noticed that there was MORE than enough room for Jack and Rose on that makeshift raft. But Rose was a bed and cover hog and Jack probably preferred drowning than being stalked by Rose if they were both rescued.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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