If you don’t know or care what The Chicago Manual of Style is, please skip this post. Similarly, you should skip this post if you believe that you should use two spaces after a period, don’t give a f**k about an Oxford comma, or think that Microsoft Word’s default options are just dandy.
If you’ve survived the cut (Hi, Sarah!), enjoy these outtakes from the CMOS team as they prepped the release of the 16th edition.
When you really think about it, what is an en dash good for?
I just finished chapter 10. For the next few days, I may be able to speak only in abbreviations, some of them Latin.
I’m no expert either, but that’s not going to keep me from giving my opinion.
Please stop using spreadsheet as a verb. Are you gonna spreadsheet that?