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Are you being sarcastic?

Is this a bit of sarcasm on Yahoo! Style?

Or does the writer have some form of Asperger syndrome that makes him unable to recognize emotions? 12 more words


It leaves a bad taste in my mouth

Is your sense of taste so unusual that you’d describe it as a “stray random palate”? Or is it the roof of your mouth that’s a really weird palate? 83 more words


Were they straddling state lines?

Did the victims of those deadly caramel apples have their left foot in one state and their right foot in another state? Is that how it was possible to have five deaths in ten states, as reported by Yahoo! Health?


Get busy with rewriting this

Readers of Yahoo! Celebrity are the unlucky ones if they believed this bit of creativity:

Busy Philipps, and not her daughters, is the “Cougar Town” actress. 11 more words



English 101 has created an interesting experience in my writing career.  The class focuses on the side of English that is taught in higher levels, but in an easier and approachable manner.  595 more words


If only there were a way...

If only there were a way for a writer to look up the correct spelling of a product. I’m thinkin’ maybe if the writer for Yahoo! 15 more words


You call that a malfunction?

When reading about a wardrobe malfunction you encounter a spelling malfunction, you know you’re looking at a Yahoo! site. This time it’s Yahoo! Celebrity: