Free Fallin’

News stories can be complicated, featuring multiple sides of the issue, risky claims, inherent bias, and extended context. Wouldn’t you like to assign catchy songs to current events?

Toyota recall—Oops!… I Did it Again. (WSJ)

Continuous Greek strife and strikes—Bohemian Rhapsody. (Reuters)

Sorry, Elmo, but—Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da. (ABC)

Artificial lens study—Suddenly I See. (MedGadget)

Madonna being Madonna—The Motto. (ABC)

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