The best sentences we read today

May 8, 2013

-- "But one important takeaway from these trends is that for many Americans the best way to get a real wage increase is to move to the Sunbelt."

-- "The market for methadone vomit in prison is lively, and the preferred recipe for this cocktail is one part puke (strained, please, bartender) to one part Tang."

-- "But if you want to open a mobile-food business in New York, it’s essentially like starting a business in Ecuador — and that’s if you can somehow arrange a permit."

-- "There’s no evidence that curbside or Chinatown buses are any less safe than any other kind of bus."

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Neil Irwin · May 8, 2013