Wheight whatchers

Hypercorrectors can really toy with your emotions!

When I see something like this…

wheight talk

…my first instinct is to give the writer a big hug, followed by several hours of remedial English lessons. This personunlike some—is actually trying. She is (over)eager to apply (perceived) rules, but we can work on that! I feel a big jumble of sadness, pity and protectiveness.

Then I remember how goddamn easy it is to spellcheck, and I’m right back to righteous indignation.

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Thanks to reader LV for keeping an eye on La Vanguardia.

 

 

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