Category Archives: English Grammar and Usage

Upon the Eve of my last free Monday

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UVNHcob3oJg Some bloggers have their “Chesters.” Call them “minions,” “sock puppets,” “WKers,” or “fangirls.” They take it upon themselves to defend the honor  of their “Spike” (or honour if their mistress is from the UK or just a pretentious git). If Spike … Continue reading

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No offense, but…

Since when did “I’m just being honest” turn into a free pass to say any shitty fucking thing you want? It falls into the category of “I’m just sayin’.” Oh, I’m not telling you that you are an untalented hack. … Continue reading

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