I Am Concerned About Poor Grammar And Spelling In News Stories

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    Untitled watercolor of a man reading a newspaper, about 1863, by Henry Louis Stephens. The paper's headline reports the Emancipation Proclamation.   I thought it appropriate to envision someone reading the story when thinking about poor grammar and spelling in news...
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    Feb 23, 2010

    News Stories Set The Example

    I know that many of us, in our stories, in our blogs, in our tweets, in our texts, use abbreviated spelling and leave out non-key words which we believe or assume will be understood by the reader of our stories, blogs, tweets, and text messages.  I am even guilty of using...
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