In my article about Asian carp, we needed a link to a video showing just how obnoxious the jumping carp can be. The editors — who are responsible adults — chose carefully. They rejected my suggestion, which was understandable, but come on. This is one of the most American things ever.
I sat through three PowerPoint presentations today, and each one was a heartbreaking missed opportunity. Do you have any idea how hard it is to be a professional communicator watching someone with a good story wander down the trail of random information that is the typical PowerPoint? Do you know we cry silently to ourselves[…]
I stole this from Mightily, a nearby web agency, which put it in their Facebook feed. As a grammar nerd, I think it’s cool. Thanks, Mightily!