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We Hate Punctuation: I’ve Got Nothin’

June 18, 2014 by Steve

Buongiorno, y’all. Now that we’ve hit hump day, I hope your week has been going well. We’re back to the punctuation grind today, and as this post’s title suggests, I’ve… Read more…

Shopping For Identity: Can I Validate That Ego For You?

June 15, 2014 by Steve

Ciao, y’all. Hope you’ve been having a good weekend. It’s Sunday morning, and I’m just about ready for another jug of coffee. I’ve decided to take another little side-trip in… Read more…

We Hate Punctuation: The Big Question

June 12, 2014 by Steve

Welcome to Thursday, y’all. I hope your week is going well, despite the heat we’ve been having. Good excuse for cool beverages…not that I ever need much of an excuse…. Read more…

We Hate Punctuation: The Weekend Left Me Comma-tose

June 9, 2014 by Steve

G’morning, all.  It’s only Monday — and on a long weekend at that — and I’m already comma-tose. Between the warm weather, the cool beverages, and too much time spent… Read more…

And The Probing Continues…

June 6, 2014 by Steve

Don’t even start with me about this post’s title. Yes, I did just say that. Given that today’s post continues our discussion of punctuation with a quick look (so to… Read more…

We hate punctuation: the semicolon-oscopy

June 3, 2014 by Steve

…okay, so sue me. It’s getting harder to dream up cutesy post titles to catch your eye. Y’know? Welcome to Tuesday evening. Having treated myself to a rattling good venting… Read more…

Life is Carlin-esque…

May 30, 2014 by Steve

Hi, y’all. It’s definitely a TGIF kind of Friday — glad it’s here, as it’s been an interesting week and I’m not capable of serious thought at the moment. I… Read more…

Listening For The Gaps: Pregnant Pauses & Punctuation

May 27, 2014 by Steve

Hi again, y’all. I hope you’ve had a good week. I know I did, as I was down in Tuscany, soaking up some sun and wine (and the pasta was… Read more…

Rhetoric & Reality: The Big Finish

May 24, 2014 by Steve

Bonjour all. Welcome to another Saturday morning. As indicated, today’s post is The (Not So) Big Finish to the little miniseries of posts on the rhetorical approaches. What I have… Read more…

Rhetoric & Reality V: Classification

May 21, 2014 by Steve

Hi again. I hope your week is going well thus far — it’s the whole “hump day” thing. I also hope the last post on cause/effect didn’t rot your brain…. Read more…