Saturday, November 18, 2006
Friday, November 17, 2006
No, no, not the Milton Friedman thing. He's at least not wrong about that, not in his objection, anyway. No, it's in the way that teh intarweb has been quietly destroying the English language. And now Billy's gone over to the dark side. I can only assume his body has been taken over by aliens.
I don't know if it's because of an over reliance on spell-checkers, or because a few years ago the internet hit that critical mass that allowed stupid *and* undeducated people to participate, but now, apparently, the word "loose" officially means "to be unable to locate, or to no longer retain possession of".
It's the end of the world, I tell ya.
Thursday, November 16, 2006
If you're not familiar with him, or just want to enjoy his style and clarity again, watch some of these.
UPDATE: Billy doesn't agree.