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Quote of the Day – March 1, 2012 – Titanic (or March of the Penguins – reader’s choice)

“Suppose… you watched an iceberg drift through the chilly waters, and you got to know its cargo of happy polar bears and seals as they looked forward to a brave new life in the other hemisphere where they say the ice floes are lined with crunchy penguins, and then wham – tragedy loomed in the shape of ten thousand tons of unaccountably floating iron and an exciting soundtrack…”

Terry Pratchett, Thief of Time