Signs O’ The Times

Trevor sent me an email with this photo in it,

to which I add, “Please do not use double primes (inch marks) for quotation marks.”
And Kate sent me a pointer to this receipt:


You may think that Kate is not the first person you’d imagine queueing up to buy a Jesuit, but I think that’s part of what makes her so interesting. (The explanation is in the comments.) As a Dominican spirit, I admire her investment but will decline to partake.

5 thoughts on “Signs O’ The Times

  1. Sh! I spend a lot of time at the newspaper converting double primes/HTML code into proper inverted commas. (That and wholesale rewriting, changing idiot PR into readable, printable English.) What’re you trying to do, threaten my job?

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