“The Titanic suffered such huge casualties for many reasons. The crew was improperly trained for an emergency, there were not nearly enough lifeboats on the ship, and the ship’s builders arrogantly considered the vessel unsinkable…. Within weeks of the disaster, Congress had ordered all ships docking in the United States to carry enough lifeboats for everyone on board. Compulsory drills were ordered as well.” – Book of Odds
There they go again. Big government trying to ram their agenda down our throats. If only the modern TEA Party had been around in 1912. They would have been brave enough to block that Marxist socialist attack upon an individual’s right to drown however he damn well pleases.