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The fire next time

The latest PhD comic: As John McIntyre explains, "You've got to be carefully taught", citing Stan Carey's "Mind your peeves and cures".
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Are you a Fire Starter?

Technology / Social Media : PR Sarah Evans (5 years ago)

Way back in my health care days we worked with a consultant who taught me about being a fire starter. It is a concept I’ve kept in the back of my mind since learning about it. I’d like to share it with you now in the hope it speaks ... Read Post

How to Get Out of a Speeding Ticket: Video

Vehicles / Cars : TopSpeed (1 hour ago)

We’ve all been there. You’re tooling along, minding your own business, then flash – a bar of red and blue fills your rear mirrors. You take a quick glance at the speedometer, and that’s when you realize it – you’ve been speeding and... Read Post

USAGE PEEVE BINGO.

Academics / Linguistics : Language Hat (2 years ago)

Last year, over at Stan Carey's Sentence first, I jovially commented, in response to one of those "Let?s try to preserve the English language" people, "Congratulations, I think you?ve filled out your Peever?s Bingo card completely!"... Read Post


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