Daily Archives: September 30, 2008

Literal Hay

It really cracks me up the way people say “literally” when they mean “metaphorically”. Why do we do it? Where does this odd quirk come from? There was a corker today in an article on Stuff concerning the Phoenix Mars … Continue reading

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Amazon.com Tags Abuse

The latest Dune book from Kevin J Anderson and Brian Herbert – Paul of Dune – scores 3.5 stars on Amazon.com, but people who don’t like it are making their feelings known in other ways, via the tags system. Tags … Continue reading

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The End of an Era…

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