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  1. 3 months ago on Breaking Cat News

    Oh, that’s what that is. Thanks. I wondered.

  2. 3 months ago on Bloom County 2018

    Oh dear. This is much worse than Lucy pulling the football away from Charlie Brown. Opus, I’d send you chocolates. And a nice big, mushy Valentine’s Day card.

  3. 3 months ago on Non Sequitur

    I liked diagramming. It appealed to my sense of order and my enjoyment of patterns. But I wonder if all English sentences can be fitted into one. John McWhorter in Words on the Move (great book, btw) says that the word well, in a sentence like “well, horses run fast” is a polite indication that the information about to be imparted may be new or slightly different from the hearer’s expectation. How do you diagram that?

  4. 3 months ago on Non Sequitur

    Lol

  5. 3 months ago on Breaking Cat News

    My maternal grandmother, a talented amateur naturalist whose observations were limited to her garden because of the need to take care of a very sick child, told me she once let a black widow spider bite her on the arm. She said it was no worse than a bee sting(!) (This was in northwest Washington—they may be more venomous in the South.) Personally, I swell badly for yellowjacket stings and even mosquito bites, but I’ve never been bitten by a spider in spite all the cobwebs I’ve knocked down over the years. Some of us react more than others to such assaults. Shaunnmunn, I am sorry to hear about your brown recluse bite. It sounds awful.

  6. 3 months ago on Breaking Cat News

    Who seem to be doing something other than dreaming, which makes his inner musings all the sweeter, lol.

  7. 3 months ago on Non Sequitur

    Um, “for me and my friend” is correct. It’s “for my friend and I” that is incorrect. Unless I misunderstood you?

  8. 3 months ago on Non Sequitur

    “For John and I.” The correct way, “For John and me,” is dead in the water everywhere but the most formal written communication.

  9. 3 months ago on Bloom County 2018

    Kindly imagine a howling-with-laugher icon, since either gocomics or my notepad won’t let me put one in.

  10. 3 months ago on Breaking Cat News

    Yup!