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From Philly:

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Word Play


I was given a book as a present last week and I’m enjoying it. It is well-written yet twice in the in the first 50 pages the author, who is otherwise careful with her prose, uses the word “literally” incorrectly. The use of this word, the improper use or the redefined horseshit use, drives me nuts.



I like what Martha Gill suggests–we should just avoid the damn word. Literally.

Word Play


Back for another edition. And we’re talking about the noun here…

What’s the difference between a jerk off and a jag off?

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