Category Archives: humorous

Asterick

The “sk” combination is difficult for many people to pronounce. That is why they say asterick instead of asterisk. It may also be the reason some people say axe (or aks) instead of ask. However, while researching these words, I … Continue reading

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Due Diligence

When ever I receive a request to bid on a new job, I perform due diligence to avoid potential problems. Today I was asked to quote a price for a new business card. The information included a web address. When … Continue reading

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Grammy Fashions 2017

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“Febuary” Does Not Bother Me

I am writing this blog just for fun. We are about to enter the second month of the year. It is interesting that its name is always spelled correctly in print. That’s because it is easy to type it, particularly … Continue reading

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Singular

Which is better? Should you use the correct grammar and feel uncomfortable for sounding pedantic, or chicken out and say it wrong even if you know better. “None” is singular, as in “None of them is going …” Nevertheless, many … Continue reading

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Pronunciation 2.1

Heard on the Tennis Channel today: perphrial vision

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Ignorance in High Places

Today I heard a well-known U. S. Senator call him. Valdimir on a national TV show.  

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