What caught my eye this morning? Well, read this article, on Bec Crew’s Running Ponies – Eunice aphroditois is rainbow, terrifying (which I did, a few days ago)…
…now read this one – Skinny dipping will never seem like a good idea again: The 10ft-long rainbow ‘bobbit worm’ that uses scissors to slice prey in two. It’s by Damien Gayle in the Daily Mail.
Does it look familiar?
Twitter has lit up with re-Tweets and comments about the article, including Ed Yong and Bora Zivkovic – here’s a sample from the Storify that I made of the Tweets:
[&lt;a href=”http://storify.com/kyliesturgess/bec-crew-s-eunice-aphroditois-in-running-ponies-co” target=”_blank”&gt;View the story “Bec Crew’s “Eunice aphroditois” In Running Ponies Compared To Damien Gayle’s “Bobbit Worm” in Daily Mail” on Storify&lt;/a&gt;]What I also noticed while looking for Damien Gayle’s article? This one that he wrote earlier:
S0 – does the Daily Mail’s use of Bec Crew’s article make you feel: Happy? Annoyed? Freaking Weirded Out That They Thought They Could Get Away With It?