Thursday, July 24, 2014

Toward a higher pedantry …

… Weird Al Just Committed the Greatest Word Crime of All | Kevin Gallagher | First Things. (Hat tip, Dave Lull.)

Higher or lower, pedantry is pedantry. This piece reminds me of the letters of complaint about the Far Side cartoonist Gary Larson used to get from the humor-challenged. I don't think anyone is looking to Weird Al for philological insight. Lighten up, fella.

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