But in his defense, he did have his boat mates tie him down while they were passing the sirens.
“Um, Odysseus, isn’t this the third time we’ve passed that island now?”
“Shut up and tie me to the mast again.”
Funny this should come up seeing as SMBC recently did a comic about this.
@Pangbot, see below my comment.
It’s funny because I was just thinking about this today at work XD