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Bill Walsh
Washington Post copy editor and author of Lapsing Into a Comma, The Elephants of Style and Yes, I Could Care Less. (See also .)
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Bill Walsh Apr 24
"Promposal" is the rare case where the concept is as odious as the word.
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Stan Carey Apr 24
'T-shirt' takes a capital T because that's the shape of a T-shirt unless it has a long neck and a weird flap on one side of the waist.
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Bill Walsh Apr 23
Usually but not necessarily, I think.
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Bill Walsh Apr 23
But hacking into internal networks wouldn't involve the Internet, right?
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Bill Walsh Apr 23
Excellent parallel.
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Bill Walsh Apr 23
Usually it's cybersecurity. Sometimes it's cyberwarfare. Sometimes the noun is hard to avoid.
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Bill Walsh Apr 22
Yeah, so 1990s!
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Bill Walsh Apr 22
People say they're working in cyber. Usually meaning cybersecurity.
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Bill Walsh Apr 22
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Bill Walsh Apr 22
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Bill Walsh Apr 22
(There is a U.S. Cyber Command. Members of Congress talk about cyber bills. It's not a prefix there.)
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Bill Walsh Apr 22
I guess "cyber" is a noun now. Sigh.
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Bill Walsh Apr 22
There's a rant I had totally forgotten about!
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Bill Walsh Apr 21
"Come on guys," read the tweet. Sometimes you have to ask yourself: Do I want a comma in there, or don't I?
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Bill Walsh Apr 21
Sure.
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Bill Walsh Apr 21
Is the trafficking bill really anti-human?
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Bill Walsh Apr 21
There were some Snickerses left, but somebody took all the Babies Ruth.
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Bill Walsh Apr 20
Don't pooh-pooh the importance of the letter H.
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Bill Walsh Apr 20
Congratulations to the awesome , who's in there somewhere.
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Bill Walsh Apr 20
Yes. Or fracking-ban-ban bill.
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