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How Do You Like Them Icebergs?

It’s a click-eat-click world. Which means that even when the topic is of a scientific and impacting-us-all nature, a little extra headline-oomph is still sometimes deemed necessary.

From today’s OnEarth:

OnEarthHolySheetHeadline

In the item that goes with the above headline, managing editor Susan Cosier also links to a related May 12 Mother Jones article. That throw-to had us, this morning, entertaining ourselves with the following: “You say “Holy Shit”; I say “Holy Sheet”. Let’s call the whole thing a disaster, regardless of what SH-word is used.”

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