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The Batman movie that almost was

In Writing on July 8, 2008 at 6:07 pm

Turns out Michael Bay’s script for the new Batman flick was, sadly, rejected. It’s our loss…

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Dumb Words and the Copy Editors Who Love Them

In Writing on April 22, 2008 at 5:14 am

Every newspaper has a style guide, such as the Associate Press Stylebook, that its writers attempt to adhere to for clarity, correctness, and consistency. Here’s the style guide I wish we’d used back in my newspaper days.

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