Something mentioned in the Singer reading, and likely unfamiliar to the young ones…
And as mentioned in lecture, Singapore Airlines used to fly a Concorde.
Some things on the lighter side:
(Just to be clear, the above is satirical, not real… Google for “Saturday Night Live” if you don’t know what that is.) And finally, the below. No, the language is fine; nothing more untoward beyond the word that was already used. If anything, you might want to keep some tissue on standby.