Pop Quiz for New Yorkers: Is the Sky Pink?
by Buck Quigley - posted 2:44 pm, June 20, 2012
Here’s a report from Rolling Stone about Josh (Gasland) Fox’s new short film, “The Sky is Pink?”
Natural gas wells leak, inevitably, over time. The casings degrade, crack, and the gas, etc., seeps into the groundwater.
Yet “He said, She said” journalism will leave readers with the understanding that the verdict is still out, and that a rational debate is raging among experts—some saying the sky is blue, and others saying the sky is pink.
Based on what you know, pick the best answer.
Your entire grade is riding on this one question. Pass or fail. So think hard, New Yorkers. Is the sky blue, or is it pink?
I know, it’s a lot of pressure.
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