Is That Like ‘Sierra Cement?”

White Cements His Status With 2nd Gold

Headline, NYT (2/18/10)

Combine quickly skimming hundreds of online articles daily with sloppily written headlines and (very mild) dyslexia and — Voila! — you get the occasional malaprop or just strange juxtaposition.

As for the above, ski buffs are fond of calling the wet, heavy snow that blankets the Sierra Nevada mountains around Lake Tahoe “sierra cement.”

About the author

Ross Kaplan has 19+ years experience selling real estate all over the Twin Cities. He is also a 12-time consecutive "Super Real Estate Agent," as determined by Mpls. - St. Paul Magazine and Twin Cities Business Magazine. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Ross was an attorney (corporate law), CPA, and entrepreneur. He holds an economics degree from Stanford.

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