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Response to pink-o (Reply #28)

Sat Apr 28, 2012, 11:27 AM

29. Arbitrary, indeed. Merriam Webster opted to include Bush*'s bastardized pronunciation of "nuclear"

a few years back.... For no other reason, it appears, than to pander to that crowd...?

I try to spell correctly and use appropriate grammar, but I will readily admit, despite far more post-graduate education than, perhaps, some might believe, I frequently make mistakes. Mistakes I take great pains to correct on formal documents, but on an internet forum? Sorry... I will likely always make a mistake here and there. Like my use of the singular for "seem" (pointed out above)--after editing, cutting & pasting a clause that made it plural and thus incorrect... Heavens, I failed to go back and check that....

Oh, well...

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