The last post reminded me of an econometrician joke!
Three econometricians went out hunting, and came across a large deer. The first econometrician fired, but missed, by a meter to the left. The second econometrician fired, but also missed, by a meter to the right. The third econometrician didn't fire, but shouted in triumph, "We got it! We got it!"
More economist jokes on this site. Which, incidentally, features a new addition to the infamous "Politics explained" joke email that we've all gotten approximately one million times:
ANARCHY: You have two cows. Either you sell the milk at a fair price or your neighbors kill you and take the cows.