Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Newspapers and Education

Just yesterday Grace at Dragon's Alley and I were engaged in a conversation via blog comments about the careless manner in which newspapers seem to select their homophones these days.  I commented that, while I was not ungrateful for a daily local paper, said paper was rife with examples of such bad selections.

Today came the paper and there was this one:

Seems, though, that AP gets the credit for this one, rather than the local editor.

Then this

which is not in the same category, but it does seem to be a selection of a word which is merely close to the one needed.

I have such fun with the newspaper these days!

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

s no way!

Snowed right here in good ol' Tipton during the early morning hours of October 23.

Isn't that a kick in the shins!

Wednesday, October 2, 2013


Found some decent and entertaining programming on television last night.  The network is called "Animal Planet."