[DWJ] timetravel/and other things

Colin Fine colin at fine.me.uk
Mon Jun 23 18:39:15 EDT 2008


Paul Andinach wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Jun 2008, Elizabeth Parks wrote:
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>> On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 6:41 AM, emily whitrod <wuffles at live.com.au> 
>> wrote:
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>>> 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.)
>>>       
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>> 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).
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> The picture is not wholly gloomy:
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> http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/chi-typo-guys-0521may21,0,701362.story
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Whereas my reaction to that story is "Get a life, and find something 
that *matters* to attend to".

Now Minnow will probably spit pebbles at me.

Colin




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