Murphy’s Laws Origin

Murphy’s Laws Origin

Famous sentence “If anything can go wrong, it will.” was coined in 1948 at Edwards Air Force Base. It was named after Captain Edward A. Murphy, an engineer working on Air Force Project MX981. Murphy’s assistant was installing gauges to measure the G-forces a test-dummy would receive on a rocket-sled blasting forward on a 1.9-mile track. When the instruments read zero after the test-run, Murphy berated his assistant saying, “If there’s more than one way to do a job and one of those ways will result in disaster, then somebody…

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