NBC’s “30 Rock” ended its broadcast run on Thursday and the show left us with a few last Six Sigma jokes, including the “Wheel of Domination” that includes not only vertical integration, but also horizontal integration, AND diagonal integration… diversification and something called “ificationication.”
Here’s a clip where Jack Donaghy describes how the wheel makes you into a perfect company:
Salon.com has more of the text from the wheel. Read more.
In a later scene Donaghy said: “Every problem can be solved. As Six Sigma taught me: Analyze, Strategize, Succeed… A-S-S”
From past seasons:
We’ll miss you, 30 Rock.
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