A local connection in Discovery’s The Big Brain Theory

Posted By on May 2, 2013

TomJohnsonBigBrain2013The Discovery Channel’s Big Brain Theory included one of our Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA284) chapter members as a competitor – Tom Johnson (@flyboytomj).

The engineering reality show debuted with both teams failing in their challenge of protecting a box of explosives in a head-on collision. Even worse, the project management demonstrated by both teams left much to be desired (highlighted by the producers of the show). One thing is obvious, companies/teams require a variety of talent… including management skills.


Desultory - des-uhl-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee

  1. lacking in consistency, constancy, or visible order, disconnected; fitful: desultory conversation.
  2. digressing from or unconnected with the main subject; random: a desultory remark.