I’m increasingly intolerant of the deluge of hyperbolic blog article headlines that cascade down my Facebook home page. The most inspiring, the most beautiful, the most profound… Not one of those things can hope to be achieved in the 34 seconds it’s going to take us to read and forget the article.
Why can’t the claims be more realistic? “Nice photos of babies.”Quotes from intellectuals on peace.” “A list of things you might miss from your adolescence in the 1990s.”
I’m going to collect some of them and make a post entitled “The 12 Most Stunningly & Misleadingly Hyperbolic Headlines I’ve Read Today.”