David Knuffke Is an Educator Based on Long Island.

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More fun with Banned Words: Now 100% more automated

Carl Zimmer just posted this lovely piece that spotlights a new web tool called Irregardless, which looks to be a crowd-sourced style guide. Contributors can make lists of ugly phrases, and daring souls can submit their scrivenings to analysis with an eye toward purgative revisions.

I can see many uses for something like this

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