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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 28m
The Nasdaq rose 0.3474%. You could round that to 0.35%. But then don't go rounding that to 0.4%. Because 0.3474% rounds to 0.3%. Got that?
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Bill Walsh 2h
There are FEC technicalities, no doubt, but journalists don't have to play along.
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Bill Walsh 4h
I like the Splendid Splinter. You know, Pinocchio.
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Bill Walsh 4h
When the time comes, I'm hoping my life can be "suspended" rather than ending.
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Bill Walsh 9h
Decision to Quit Job Costs Area Man His Entire Salary
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Bill Walsh 20h
I'll never get the hang of this stupid game.
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Bill Walsh Feb 9
Several could go either way on a/an like that: Homage. HOV lane. FAQ.
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Bill Walsh Feb 9
A, because most would say triple-A. I have a AAA battery in my Mini Cooper, come to think of it. But a different kind.
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
I'm relieved. "Throw shade" was also a bad dream, right?
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
The conclusion: "Pep-ridge FAHM!"
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
Can't make fun of this one, given the photo of fruit simply being hacked.
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
"Stand back and let her breathe"?
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
Weird, but the Post does it. Only it would be "(Tex.)' here.
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
Somewhere between that and airing her grievance. But I've never heard "give air" in that sense.
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
"Gave air to"? Is that an idiom?
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
(And by that I mean the P in Party. "RePublicans" is my bar-trivia team.)
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Bill Walsh Feb 8
Which candidate will work hardest to restore the capital P to the "Republican party"?
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Bill Walsh Feb 7
Right, but even the intro and bumper graphics. 1989-era glitzy effects.
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