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Oh, those silly Kardashians…

So I’m sure everyone is aware that Kim Kardashian filed for divorce from her husband of 72 days, Kris what’s-his-name. Their $10 million fairy-tale Hollywood wedding will rest in peace. But some folks are wondering, was this marriage real, or just a sham created to give even more publicity to this famous family? I’m torn. .. read more


Daily-deals sites multiplying rapidly… I’m fine with it

I’m a big fan of Groupon. And Living Social. While I’ve never purchased any of the deals from either of these sites, I get excited every time I see the emails in my inbox. There’s always the slight possibility that something I can’t live without will jump in front of my face and I won’t .. read more

We can now acknowledge “mankinis”

After my post about the addition of LOML and POS (meaning Parent Over Shoulder, not what you probably thought) to the official AP style book, I bring another announcement that should spark a few chuckles from our readers. The latest edition of the Concise Oxford English Dictionary has been released, and as far as I’m .. read more

AP Stylebook says I can now write “website” instead of “Web site”

The Associated Press Stylebook recently released its new social media guidelines… 42, to be exact. Now, we can separate “smart phone” as two words, and legally use fan, friend and follow as both nouns and verbs. My personal favorite, though, is the official change from “Web site” to “website.” When I worked at the Hickory .. read more