The Rule About “Rooms”

When a prefix for “room” has one syllable, the compound word is one word: bathroom, bedroom, boardroom. When a prefix for “room” has more than one syllable, then there is no compound: living room, dining room. This headline is incorrect....

Comma hunt!

With thanks to The Washington Post for this sentence. Many of the changes in biomarkers occur at an earlier age but are similar to changes seen in adults in the broader population who develop Alzheimer’s later in life.  How many commas should there be in the...

Find the typo!

Oh, that was the fun part! It was like a little campfire: We had dressing rooms set up inside the studio, and we would report to the set everyday. It was at least a week or two of shooting that, and Brian never knew who was going to be in the background or whatever so...

Edit THIS! (Hint: What’s MIA?)

“I saw her walk by and she had blood on the outside of her mask, which bless her, she was still wearing,” Rose said. In a statement, American said it’s outraged by the reports of what took place on board. Acts of violence against our team members are...

BOO FOX NEWS! HOW DOES THIS HAPPEN???

I have never watched a split second of Fox News, but a mistake like this is like click bait to yours truly. Honestly, how does this happen? (And how long will it take to make a correction??) And, no, it’s not capitalizing “white,” which is and always...