Links and visuals illustrating an orthographic pet peeve.
Shannon sent in this piece of mail she received from Comcast that features two errant apostrophes:
…sort of makes me want to switch cable companies.
Posted in Uncategorized.
Tagged with comcast, mail.
– September 30, 2007
Hi, This is Hinden.I know it’s not apostrophe abuse,but it is bad grammer and I wanted to point it out somewhere.
Hinden Social Bookmarking
Actually, it should read, “Many Blogger users have not yet elected to share his or her profile.”
When I entered this comments section, I clicked on Bill’s Library link. Here’s the response I received from Blogger:
Profile Not Available
The Blogger Profile you requested cannot be displayed. Many Blogger users have not yet elected to publicly share their Profile.
If you’re a Blogger user, we encourage you to enable access to your Profile.
I know it’s not apostrophe abuse, but it is bad grammar and I wanted to point it out somewhere.
It should read “… not yet elected to publicly share their profiles.” (plural)
And, why is Profile capitalized anyway?
Ahhhh, now I feel better.
So why are there no other “restriction’s”?
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