This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Well, strictly, it doesn't have to be in a try block; it could be in a method that declared that it throws InterruptedException (or a superclass.) But the compiler will insist on your doing one of these two things.