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Oct 7
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President Trump [turning to hazmat-outfitted aide]: “Why isn’t there a Navy One?

Jul 29
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let me see if I understand. This unhinged Stella Immanuel made a claim, so it can be attributed by association to discredit everyone in this article Read more

Jul 22
3

I get it.  The Herbs keep making the commenting system more difficult for all of us!

Jul 22
2

Well, now that you’ve edited your first reply, it looks like we’re in agreement. :-)

Jul 22
3

Right. The verb, in your example, is “was corrected,” and similarly, the verb in the original would be “were ... spoken.” “Attributed” is part of a restrictive clause modifying the subject; it’s not part of the verb here. 

Jul 22
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First, where is the subject? As it stands, the subject in the first independent clause of this compound sentence is “Words.” Now let’s find the verb, or the action word. The verb is “attributed.” Read more

Jul 16
2

Damn you for making me defend Kayleigh McEnany, but that quote was taken completely out of context (by the Washington Post among others, originally, not you). If you listen to just a minute or so of the clip in context, she’s clearly trying to say, “The science actually supports reopening schools; it doesn’t stand in Read more

Jul 16
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Volvo, Chrysler, Benz -- whatever you pick, a wagon is ur-80s, before SUVs ate them. 

Jul 8
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I think maybe you’re looking at it through a US-centric lens, though? The libel laws are much more plaintiff-friendly in Britain.

Jul 8
6

And never again can an article be written about politics or world affairs without calling out Hitler.  Why are journalists ignoring all of Hitler’s bad acts when they write about, say, the Supreme Court’s rulings on Obamacare?