commented on Geographic Apostrophe Death
Shouldn't they then, you know, drop the "s" entirely? I mean, say a place is called "John's Cove". The apostrophe alone doesn't imply ownership. Rather, the apostrophe in conjunction with the "s" applies ownership. It shouldn't be changed to "Johns Cove" but rather "John Cove".
commented on Today's Ugliest Clickbait
I say you remove the link and tell people that if they really feel the need to read the whole thing they can do a websearch for it.
commented on No-Tax and Spend
I just realized what's wrong with the Seattle Times: they stole The Economist's uncompromising (self-contradictory) economic ideology but they lack the writing talent to make it stick.
commented on Europe's Top Bankers Are Stoopid
Not the worst thing in the world to demand the Russian tax-dodgers who have a ton of their money stored in Cypriot banks pay to keep the banking system from which they're derived so much benefit afloat.
Though it sends a bad signal for sure...