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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…


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.

Read on…