09.28.12 5:45 PM ET

First Time Passenger Mistakes Emergency Exit for Restroom

Whoops. Amazingly, it appears this has happened before. Several times, in fact.

H/T Brian Fung

Update: Commenter "PracticalGirl" was surprised (as was I) at my failure to mention a recent political joke: "Imagine what would happen if planes had windows that opened. :)"