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Headline Of The Week

A few months ago, a coworker and I were talking about how difficult it is to write a good headline. (Judging by the one affixed to this post, you'll see that it's not my forte.) Every time I read a catchy headline — with alliteration, puns, or other word play, my respect for my print colleagues grows greater.

There was a great one yesterday, which I saw on The Washington Post's website, accompanying an article about a guy in South Korea who, a la Philippe Petit, crossed the Han River on a high wire: "Skywalkers in Korea Cross Han Solo."