Author Archives: stanleygraphics

About stanleygraphics

I am a veteran graphic designer who started at the time when cut and paste meant an X-acto knife and rubber cement. I use my experience to educate others. I have an intolerance for ignorance and stupidity.

For Your Entertainment

I listen to the radio a lot and also watch cable news regularly. Quite often I hear words that somebody made up. I thought it would be entertaining for viewers of my posts to see them. progidy electorial asterickses Advertisements

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Where is the Bias?

I have been thinking about the case of the baker and the wedding cake. Is the issue about who is buying the wedding cake or what is on it? May the baker refuse to apply profane text or pornographic images? … Continue reading

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Grammar 2.1

Trump has been speaking about “feeling badly” about certain things in recent days. However, he and others do not seem to realize that this is grammatically incorrect. The use of the adverb “badly” in that phrase means the the person … Continue reading

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Pronunciation 3.1

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Burlington Coat Factory Poor Customer Service

I thought Cyber Monday would be a good day to get a bargain on a new winter coat. I went to a local Burlington Coat Factory store. It was gigantic, almost half a city block (gray building). I wandered around … Continue reading

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Spectrum is Worse Than Time Warner

This is one of the worst customer service nightmares I have ever had. The other day, I noticed that one of the cables leading to my house was sagging so low that I could reach it from my backyard. Since … Continue reading

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Norelco Does Not Get It

Since I started shaving I had been using a Remington foil shaver. I had tried the Norelco rotary shaver at the beginning, but it did not work for me. So I stayed with the Remington for over 50 years. Recently, … Continue reading

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