Family relations

This is a fun word you need to use at your next family reunion:

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Facebook Fixes, the St. Patrick’s Day edition

48900902927a4e104b81ea02d684a17fCan you see the correction? It’s pretty small. I corrected the plural form of O’Briens so that there is no apostrophe.

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Truth

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Facebook Fixes, part 24

Shared by the always fun George Takei; correction made by me:

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Plural humor

A friend sent this to me recently:

1476372_10151940015222054_961687312_nI am assuming that anyone reading this understands the humor.

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Express Express

It has been a while since I shared anything related to tautology. Let’s take a look at this:

vlhDuU2Just in case you don’t remember or weren’t even born when FedEx first started, FedEx was originally called Federal Express. So by calling this branch of their company FedEx Express, they have essentially named it Federal Express Express.

Note: I am not employed by FedEx, nor was I asked to mention them.

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Incorrect in the News, part 2

The Sound of Music fans all around the world were saddened to learn of the passing of Maria von Trapp over the weekend.

I was also disappointed to see this this error online in an article in US Weekly:

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