Tag Archives: Apostrophe

Eats, Shites and Leaves

As I see it, being parodied is a pretty reliable barometer of success. For an up-to-the-minute example, we need look no further than Psy and the 33,000+ parodies his Gangnam Style song/video has spawned. When Weird Al Yankovic hitched his … Continue reading

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Hey teach, what’s up with the grummer?

Schoolteachers are supposed to be our grammatical beacons, no? Well … no. Not my kids’ teachers, at any rate, and judging from my conversations with friends and colleagues, not their kids’ teachers, either. This just in from my 14-year old … Continue reading

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