Daily Archives: February 4, 2008


I have issues with poor punctuation and grammar, especially on signage. Most of the time I can grit my teeth against it and carry on. Incorrect use of quotation marks, however, is something that drives me over the edge.

Neil Gaiman posted a link to The “Blog” of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks and made my day.

And just because, I’m including an Angry Flower comic that Lightspeedchick modified for me a few years ago. Bob’s Quick Guide to the Apostrophe is the original (which is also very funny because it is true); her modification for me is below.