Monthly Archives: September 2013

Computer Illiteracy is Only Part of The Problem

In the digital age, a lot of emphasis is being placed on computer literacy. As an experienced graphic designer (over 30 years), I find that ignorance, stupidity, and incompetence are significant problems as well. Lets start with the makers of … Continue reading

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Only one way to say semifinal

If you watched the U.S. Open Tennis Championship, you heard the word “semifinal” pronounced in several ways. Will someone please tell these commentators that this is the correct way to say the word? See link below. http://oald8.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com/dictionary/semi-final Semmee-final YES Semma-final … Continue reading

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Jeopardy Should Not Make Mistakes

I have watched Jeopardy for many years. I have found Alex Trebek to be the extreme pedant. His demand for complete accuracy from the contestants is intense. Yet, he and his staff seem to be quite careless when it comes … Continue reading

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