(Seriously, how many lame ass copywriters you think came up with a similar headline, but probably like 3 months before I did?)
In case you forgot all about this, since I’m super late to address it, our friends across the pond ran an online contest to name a $288 million dollar research vessel because science. Because the internet, at times, is fantastic, the contest got gamed and the name “Boaty McBoatface” quickly shot to the top of the leaderboard. It actually ended up winning the contest as well as capturing the glory of the global media for a few brief days. We’re talking from the NY Times to the BBC and everywhere in between.