Posts Categorized: Communication

Good guesser

I’m not a big fan of texting.

Not because of the terrors of texters and their lack of awareness. This isn’t a diatribe about distracted drivers or pedestrians.

Nope, I’m not a big fan of texting because I’m just not … Read the rest

Ho hum

Must see TV! Miss it not! Call in sick! Send the kids to school (even if there it’s ut for the summer)! Lock the doors! Turn off the ringers! The biggest testimony in, well, whenever is going to happen this … Read the rest

Say what?

I’ve often written about my affection for an extended vocabulary. It’s long been a benefit to me in my reading, my writing and my crossword puzzle solving.

I’ve also mentioned how possessing (and employing) muscular diction has its drawbacks. I’ve … Read the rest

Definitions

Today’s post is provided as a public service.

Many of you engage in political discussions on social media. That’s self-inflicted, but it’s a free country (to this point).

I’ve noticed, with some dismay, the tendency for the discussions to devolve … Read the rest

Disrespecter in Chief

It’s time.

It’s actually well past time.

It’s time to stop with the protestations and pretensions that phrases like “not being politically correct” and “telling it like it is” are equivalent to being rude and insulting.

It’s time to admit … Read the rest