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Via an academic friend who wishes to remain anonymous:

'From ******** University's "Diversity of Human Experience" requirement guidelines: "In this scoring guide, 'diversity' refers to differences in ethnic, religious, and cultural perspectives, class, race, gender, age, sexual orientation and ability."

This term I had my students critique the university's stated educational requirements (alongside C.S. Lewis's The Abolition of Man). When we got to this sentence one student asked: "Is it just me, or would an Oxford comma be helpful here?"'

Date: 2017-06-14 01:18 (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] marycatelli
JUST a trifle

Poster I saw

Date: 2017-06-14 01:43 (UTC)
nodrog: Protest at ADD designation distracted in midsentence (ADD)
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        “Let's eat Grandma!”

        “Let's eat, Grandma!”

        Punctuation saves lives.

Date: 2017-06-14 03:44 (UTC)
From: [personal profile] ndrosen
Snort.

Date: 2017-06-14 18:24 (UTC)
From: [personal profile] martianmooncrab
grin.

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