The best sentences we read today

August 20, 2013

-- "Over the past three years, the number of job openings has risen almost 50 percent, but actual hiring has gone up by less than 5 percent."

-- "It's widely assumed that overwhelming people with options -- whether in TVs or delicious jams -- can make them less likely to make a decision. But maybe that's wrong."

-- "How North Koreans kick their meth habit is unclear."

-- "Now Texas publishes a list of towns either out or running out of freshwater."

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