The Lightbulb

The lightbulbHow many readers of a Facebook Page does it take to change a light bulb?


  • 1 to change the light bulb and to post that the light
    bulb has been changed.
  • 14 to share similar experiences of changing light bulbs
    and how the light bulb could have been changed
  • 7 to caution about the dangers of changing light bulbs.
  • 27 to point out spelling/grammar errors in posts about
    changing light bulbs.
  • 41 to correct the spelling/grammar flames.
  • 6 to argue over whether it’s “lightbulb” or “light
  • Another 6 to condemn those 6 as anal-retentive.
  • 2 industry professionals to inform the group that the
    proper term is “lamp.”
  • 27 to post URLs where one can see examples of different
    light bulbs.
  • 12 to post to the group that they will no longer post
    because they cannot handle the light bulb controversy.
  • 4 to suggest that posters request the light bulb FAQ.
  • 44 to ask, “What is an FAQ?”
  • 2 to post reasons why the light bulb burning out is the
    result of a government conspiracy.
  • 4 to say, “Didn’t we go through this already a short
    time ago?”
  • 43 to say, “Do a Google search on light bulbs.”
  • 1 lurker to respond to the original post 6 months from
    now and start it all over again.