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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 6h
The September Grammar Geekery chat is 24 hours away. Submit your questions now!
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Bill Walsh 21h
Isn't that right about ∗here∗?
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Bill Walsh 22h
Mount Czolgosz is also acceptable.
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Bill Walsh Aug 30
The criminal! Yes! Is that so hard? And if they arrest somebody they think is the criminal, he'll be the suspect.
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Bill Walsh Aug 27
Add "active shooter" to the list. Stupid term even when used correctly, now often used incorrectly.
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Bill Walsh Aug 27
Retronyms in the U.K.: Peas that aren't mushy are apparently "garden peas."
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Bill Walsh Aug 27
You might end up "doubling down," as the kids say.
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Bill Walsh Aug 27
Oops. Sorry!
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Bill Walsh Aug 27
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Bill Walsh Aug 26
For an image from a video. Who cares if you got it using the PrntScrn key? If you projected it, would it be a "wallshot"?
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Bill Walsh Aug 26
Some words that people need to learn the actual meanings of: Suspect. Ambush. Screenshot.
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Bill Walsh Aug 24
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Bill Walsh Aug 23
Well, sure, who doesn't?
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Bill Walsh Aug 21
Isn't that the op-ed page?
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Bill Walsh Aug 19
Attention, salami hangers and lasagna hogs.
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Bill Walsh Aug 18
Not sure I want "fresh squizzed" anything.
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Morrissey Robot Aug 17
If you must write prose/poems the words you use should be your own. Don't plagiarise or take "on loan".
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Bill Walsh Aug 15
Habruncher, anyone?
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Bill Walsh Aug 14
That explains the anti-anti-street-harassment sentiment from some quarters.
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