Globally relevant pick up lines – know any?


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Jessica in class is interested in whether you know any good “globally relevant” pick up lines (i.e. climate change themed for example). She has a few to get the ball rolling.

“Is it just climate change, or is it hot in here?”

“Did you hear about the Ward Hunt Ice Shelf? (Yes) So you would agree that the ice has been broken?”

Let’s see how many others there are – add to the comments…

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David (@ng_dave) is Faculty at the Michael Smith Labs. His writing has appeared in places such as McSweeney's, The Walrus, and He plans on using Terry as another place to highlight the mostly science-y links he appreciates. In fact, if you liked this one, you might also like his main site generally - this can be found at