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Grammar Nazis Make Bad Writers

A PSA from blog sitter extraordinaire Cindy: Seriously, some folks just can't help themselves and seem to delight in correcting grammar/spelling mistakes on Facebook posts etc. Like my mama always said “Those who can write do. Those who can't spend hours pointing out writer's mistakes.” Okay. Mom didn't really say that. (Read: 4 reasons why grammar police make terrible writers)

Question: Are you — or do you know someone who is — a grammar Nazi?

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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

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