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Typos in the media - some recent gems

Yes I know I like to take a crack at stuff.co.nz now and then, if its not their speculation instead of news, its their typos.  Still a girl has to have some fun, right? 74 more words

New Zealand

I Pay for What?

Dear Reader,

This is part one of a series I plan to write, as time allows, over the next few weeks. People who know me, know that I have quite a few very strong opinions regarding America’s public education system. 566 more words

Social Issues

Why Hannah Can't Spel

Some children might be good at math,
And think it not so telling,
When they make a mistake,
Like a minor misspelling.

But I thought it rather sad, 100 more words


Further thoughts on Spelling and Grammar

In case I caused a misunderstanding, regarding spelling and grammar because of using computers, I would like to just clarify a few points, further to my recent post about the subject. 1,522 more words

Prosecution not quite aggressive in Pistorius trial

The writers for yahoo.com could be a bit more aggressive in their pursuit of an error-free site.

OK, OK. We don’t know if they care about the errors on Yahoo! 20 more words


7 Words it Took Me Forever to Learn to Spell

I’m an editor. Because of that, you can assume I have a natural eye for spelling and grammar errors. Generally, you’re right. But a lot of the time, being an editor just means I’m willing to look stuff up. 285 more words