Years ago, when I started journalism classes at Indiana University, our professor told us this joke as a metaphor for interviews:
A tourist asks a professional gambler if there’s a roulette wheel in town.
“There’s one at the casino,” says the gambler, “but it’s crooked.”
“If it’s crooked, why do you play?” asks the tourist.
“It’s the only wheel in town,” says the gambler.
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