Categories
Op Ed

It’s Time For the Grammar Police To Retire

My pet peeve is “sneak peek” spelled like “sneak peak.” What the hell would “sneak peak” even mean? Hey, who’s that creeping up behind me? OMG, it’s Mount St. Helens!

Categories
Life

The Importance of Etiquette

“Is this the 1850s?” I can hear you asking. “Etiquette? Do we still have to worry about that?” Yes, we do.

Categories
Life

Do Manners Matter?

Recently, a college professor of mine, on whom I’ve had an intellectual crush for over a decade, posted a blog about young people and their lack of manners. It wasn’t the usual lament about “kids today;” rather it examined the role that adults have in instilling those manners. It got me thinking about etiquette in […]