Don’t Treat Me Like A Potato!

Many of His followers said, 'This is intolerable language. How could anyone accept it?'

John 6:60
Joshua 24:1-2,15-17,18; Psalms 34:2-3,16-23; Ephesians 5:21-32; John 6:60-69

There are a few widely circulated daily newspapers that pride themselves on creating clever headlines. I’m sure you’ve seen them. In ironic, humorous and sometimes low-brow fashion, they attempt to convey the day’s news with just a few startling words, or a provocative turn-of-phrase. And it works. Headlines sell newspapers. Of course far greater in number are those publications of more modest circulation — your typical weekly, serving only a few thousand residents. And these papers are usually written by young, inexperienced journalists, just learning the ropes. As a result, their headlines can sometimes provide unintended entertainment for the reader. Here are a few such examples:

Something Went Wrong in Jet Crash, Experts Say
Drunks Get Nine Months in…

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