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John McNamara

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Unloading Brendan
« on: January 12, 2012, 01:31:44 AM »
Bill and I will be there to help unload Brendan!

The editor in me just cries out for a comma between "unload" and "Brendan," unless Brendan has gained so much weight that he needs to be unloaded. ;D

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« Last Edit: January 12, 2012, 06:51:56 PM by Ed Lecuyer »

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« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2012, 03:09:38 PM »
Thankfully the Punctuation Police arrived, I guess.....

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2012, 06:54:31 PM »
Bill and I will be there to help unload a comma Brendan!


There, fixed.
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Craig "Red" Heun

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2012, 11:00:30 PM »
who's in a coma?  yeah yeah lame

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #4 on: January 13, 2012, 12:39:00 AM »
uncomma response Red.
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Bill Reidy

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #5 on: January 13, 2012, 12:58:58 AM »
Comma, guys - lay off the bad jokes.
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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #6 on: January 13, 2012, 05:40:04 AM »
No comma-ent.

Craig "Red" Heun

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #7 on: January 14, 2012, 01:23:36 AM »
It's okay, just say shut up Red! (notice the comma)

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #8 on: January 14, 2012, 04:52:58 PM »
The former English teacher in me is compelled to point out, Red, that you sentence needs some help. As written, your sentence is a run-on sentence. It should look like this: It's okay; just say "Shut up, Red." Now go write the correct sentence 100 times.

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #9 on: January 14, 2012, 10:58:45 PM »
The former English teacher in me is compelled to point out, Red, that you sentence needs some help.

As a former English student, Mr. Laepple, I'm compelled to point out the grammatical error in your previous sentence.   ;D ::)

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #10 on: January 14, 2012, 11:15:59 PM »
This is just comma-cal.
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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #11 on: January 14, 2012, 11:45:51 PM »
Some of this discourse reminds me of a saying back at Engineering School -

Yisterday i coudn't spel engenneer,  now i ar one !!!!   LMAO
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Craig "Red" Heun

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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #12 on: January 14, 2012, 11:56:52 PM »
I would reply... but I'm still writing my non run on sentences... how about dots...does that work?

How about this?   I would reply. However, I'm continuing to write my redundant corrected lessons. I forgot what I was taught in my Strunk and White's Elements of Stlye
 


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Re: Unloading Brendan
« Reply #13 on: January 15, 2012, 12:17:10 AM »
Busted!