Mighty Red Pen

October 31, 2007

Resign versus re-sign

Filed under: Overseen,Pop culture,Word wars — mighty red pen @ 7:52 pm

MRP is not picking on the Red Sox. I swear.

This little tidbit comes courtesy of Mister MRP. It illustrates beautifully the importance of the hyphen.

resign-lowell.jpg

We’re sure Jason Varitek meant he wants Red Sox management to re-sign Mike Lowell, not get Lowell to resign. Didn’t ya?

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