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Old 08-17-2018, 02:01 PM
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"Do not be surprised when those who ignore the rules of grammar also ignore the law. After all, the law is just so much grammar."
Robert Brault

kjmcaj on 2013-06-06 16:54:51
You need a professional to decipher all the fine print. 133 seconds.

montyb on 2014-11-02 13:23:43
That's why you should trust the folks at POEM, the Professional Organization of English Majors.

LLapp on 2015-04-30 07:59:08
Injured? Victim of medical negligence? Call me! I understand sequence of tenses and I'll beat any lawyer's price!

Labole on 2015-08-01 03:11:50
Hmm. Funny. Does he really believe that?

kb83 on 2015-08-21 04:38:46
Yes grammatical mistakes are a gateway offence.

abra on 2015-10-25 12:06:07
Of all the stupid Robert Brault quotes, this must be the most stupid. Either that, or I'll find myself in prison, for reckless but not willful misplacement of commas and semicolons.

momn8r on 2016-03-30 10:27:40
i"ll bake you a cake with White Out inside!

marnita on 2016-05-04 14:02:40
I would not send you to prison for your indiscriminate use of commas, abra, but I might sentence you to some compulsory training sessions with LLapp.

abra on 2016-08-11 09:36:23
momn8r, thank you. More and more I realize I'm going to need that cake, oh and the White Out too.

abra on 2016-09-13 12:27:14
If he was serious, this says terrible things about the workings of his mind. I've never even had a traffic ticket. I've never broken a law, willfully or otherwise. Grammar, now that's an entirely different thing.

kb83 on 2016-09-15 10:10:39
Once you start splitting infinitives, it is a slippery slope.

momn8r on 2016-11-18 13:22:03
abra, chocolate or vanilla?
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