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The Age
Brighton Grammar expels students who created vile 'slut shaming' Instagram accountBrighton Grammar has expelled two senior students who set up an Instagram accou
Brighton Grammar expels students who created vile 'slut shaming' Instagram account
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Brighton Grammar has expelled two senior students who set up an Instagram account that featured photos of young girls and invited people to vote for the "slut of the year". The year 11 students were initially suspended, but on Wednesday, the school... Read more
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The Age
Brighton Grammar expels students who created vile 'slut shaming' Instagram accountBrighton Grammar has expelled two senior students who set up an Instagram accou
Brighton Grammar expels students who created vile 'slut shaming' Instagram account
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Brighton Grammar has expelled two senior students who set up an Instagram account that featured photos of young girls and invited people to vote for the "slut of the year". The year 11 students were initially suspended, but on Wednesday, the school... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
DEAR ABBY ‘Love child' plans approach to half-brother he never metbeen added to our vocabulary. Would it only be correct to say, "I sent a text"?
DEAR ABBY ‘Love child' plans approach to half-brother he never met
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
been added to our vocabulary. Would it only be correct to say, "I sent a text"? Please settle this for us. -- BUSTED BY THE GRAMMAR POLICE DEAR BUSTED: The English language is constantly evolving, and with the rapid advances in technology, words... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Love child' plans approach to half-brother he never metadded to our vocabulary. Would it only be correct to say, "I sent a text"? Plea
'Love child' plans approach to half-brother he never met
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
added to our vocabulary. Would it only be correct to say, "I sent a text"? Please settle this for us. -- BUSTED BY THE GRAMMAR POLICE DEAR BUSTED: The English language is constantly evolving, and with the rapid advances in technology, words... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Dear Abbybeen added to our vocabulary. Would it only be correct to say, "I sent a text"?
Dear Abby
The Alliance Review / Posted 8 days ago
been added to our vocabulary. Would it only be correct to say, "I sent a text"? Please settle this for us. -- BUSTED BY THE GRAMMAR POLICE DEAR BUSTED: The English language is constantly evolving, and with the rapid advances in technology, words... Read more
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The Morning Call
Servers shouldn't call groups with women 'guys'I'll be sharing all summer. Keep them coming. But I also got a robust response
Servers shouldn't call groups with women 'guys'
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
I'll be sharing all summer. Keep them coming. But I also got a robust response to a question I posed at the end of the Grammar Police column where I asked you for your favorite mispronunciations. It was: Is it OK to refer to groups that... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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11 News Houston
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
11 News Houston / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
11 related stories
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WLBZ Bangor
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
11 related stories
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13 WMAZ Macon
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Sayprotesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly s
As a nation, we have to move forward: Your Say
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 13 days ago
protesters to “maintain a respectful, thoughtful tone” after a week of deadly shootings — both of African-American men by police and of police officers by a Dallas gunman. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Police are... Read more
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The Morning Call
Send in your favorite mispronounced words, phrasesone more, from another reader: "Shall we run the gambit [gamut] together?" Let
Send in your favorite mispronounced words, phrases
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
one more, from another reader: "Shall we run the gambit [gamut] together?" Let's hear yours. Now on to more traditional Grammar Police business. I recently got an email about a misused word that resonated even beyond the original error. A... Read more
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metro
Can you spell the 20 most misspelled words in the English language?Calling all spelling nuts, grammar police and wordsmiths – here is your chance
Can you spell the 20 most misspelled words in the English language?
metro / Posted 23 days ago
Calling all spelling nuts, grammar police and wordsmiths – here is your chance to prove that you really have mastered the complexities of the English language. No matter how well we all think we can spell, there are certain words that catch us out –... Read more
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The Irish Times
Half-time report: The 20 best albums of 2016 so farThe Albatross - Learning to Growl Dynamic and immense piece of work from the Du
Half-time report: The 20 best albums of 2016 so far
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
The Albatross - Learning to Growl Dynamic and immense piece of work from the Dublin-based band and full-time members of the grammar police. 17 MMOTHS - Luneworks Spine-tingling electronic music manoeuvres from the super-talented Newbridge... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
LESLIE CRISS: Mississippi loses two fine journalists in matter of hoursup with pride. I’m pleased to say I made her column at least twice. Laurin was
LESLIE CRISS: Mississippi loses two fine journalists in matter of hours
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 27 days ago
up with pride. I’m pleased to say I made her column at least twice. Laurin was the first and most fierce member of the grammar police I have known. She is likely the reason that, for a time, anything read by her before it was published was... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Trail etiquette: 
One way, my wayup to that? Trail etiquette all boils down to being polite and considerate. Of
Trail etiquette: 
One way, my way
Aspen Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
up to that? Trail etiquette all boils down to being polite and considerate. Often times you’ll witness people out on the trail schooling others on what they’re doing wrong. That’s like the grammar police, only out on the trail. No one likes that g... Read more

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