[DWJ] timetravel/and other things

Paul Andinach pandinac at ucc.gu.uwa.edu.au
Mon Jun 23 10:58:22 EDT 2008


On Mon, 23 Jun 2008, Elizabeth Parks wrote:

> On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 6:41 AM, emily whitrod <wuffles at live.com.au> 
> wrote:

> > I really think if I wasn't going to become a teacher/librarian, I 
> > would love to be an editor. Woo! Fun :D I would love to be able to 
> > tell people how to write... like being a policeman, but instead 
> > you get to read books and have fun while fighting crime! (Putting 
> > the apostrophe in the wrong place is now a crime.)

> If only more people thought the way you did.
>
> Yesterday, I had to fight the urge to correct a sign advertising 
> food in a local Safeway (grocery store).


The picture is not wholly gloomy:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/chi-typo-guys-0521may21,0,701362.story


Paul
-- 
"Hold fast to the one noble thing."




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