Homer is taking a joy ride on the highway when he is pulled over by officer Mickey. "Do you know how fast you were going?" the officer asks condescendingly. Homer replies uneasily, "I may have been going a little fast, maybe 74 miles per hour...". The officer sighs, "101 miles per hour, actually. You are aware that the speed limit is 70, yes?" Homer nods. "Well I'll let you off with a warning this time," continues the officer, putting away his notebook. "Next time, I'm going to have to ticket you."
Why did the officer let Homer off with only a warning?
The mathematics tag would be appropriate for this question.
"When this baby hits 130 miles per hour, you're gonna see some serious sh%&..."