Mighty Red Pen

January 1, 2009

New Year’s rockin’ apostrophe

Filed under: Apostrophe catastrophe,Mad marketing,Perilous punctuation,Wordsworthy — mighty red pen @ 4:22 pm

Because MRP is always on the jobeven when I’m notI couldn’t help but spot this little New Year’s Eve tidbit, missing apostrophe and all:

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¡Próspero año nuevo, everyone!

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Bonus MRP moment: Perhaps the folks at NBC should check this out: Our friends at Pro Writing Tips have put together a helpful list of handy hints to start the new year off right. Features writing tips from MRP and friends Blue Pencil Editing, Red Pen Inc., Word Wise, Blogslot, and more.

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1 Comment »

  1. Their first mistake was Carson Daly. The omission of the apostrophe was just an aggravating factor.

    Comment by David — January 5, 2009 @ 11:20 am | Reply


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