Is the Apostrophe Disappearing? by ruperttaylor in Wordplay

[–]ruperttaylor[S] 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

However, there are some people who are trying to revive the Apostrophe Protection Society. Let's hope they succeed.

Is the Apostrophe Disappearing? by ruperttaylor in Wordplay

[–]Tiwaking 2 insightful - 3 fun2 insightful - 2 fun3 insightful - 3 fun -  (0 children)

Is the Apostrophe Disappearing? by ruperttaylor in Wordplay

[–]m68k 2 insightful - 2 fun2 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 2 fun -  (0 children)

It's all about a combination of the lack of education and laziness.

Is the Apostrophe Disappearing? by ruperttaylor in Wordplay

[–]useless_aether 2 insightful - 3 fun2 insightful - 2 fun3 insightful - 3 fun -  (0 children)

it's ma'am!

nope, still there.

Is the Apostrophe Disappearing? by ruperttaylor in Wordplay

[–]Tiwaking 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

The Apostrophe Protection Society has already shut down.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apostrophe_Protection_Society

Its over. The war on ignorance and laziness has been lost.

Word Poverty by ruperttaylor in Wordplay

[–]hennaojisan 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

Me no believe.

Word Poverty by ruperttaylor in Wordplay

[–]FormosaOolong 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

It's unnerving that the US has a president that suffers from this linguistic deficiency.

Mangled English Translations by ruperttaylor in Wordplay

[–]Tom_Bombadil 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

My favorite mangled translation occurred prior to the Beijing 2008 Olympics.
Revised name: "Beijing Park of Multiculturalism" Former name: "Racist Park"