Monday, September 29, 2008

George Carlin on wars and stilted corporate talk
His ‘Jammin’ in New York’ concert. Sounds like he read Paul Fussell too! Brilliant. Anyway it may be less funny but much of my job is finding those redundant words meant to impress and zapping them before they show up in print. (Which should do what the writer was trying to do.) I like it.

The writers of both ‘The Simpsons’ and ‘Family Guy’ know the US military are fond of this inept try at sounding smart:
As you might presently yourself fully be aware of, my grammar sucks.

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