Over Dozens Outraged

poynter.org on the AP Stylebook dropping the distinction between “over” and “more than this week. Grammar Girl says “whatever.Strunk & White are more concerned about “less/fewer.” Language Log says “whatever.”

(h/t grumpybear69 @ Metafilter)

3 thoughts on “Over Dozens Outraged

  1. I tried to change that backward curly close-quote after “more than” in the post three different ways and yet it keeps switching back. Maybe if I put a comma in front of it? IT IS A TYPOGRAPHICAL MYSTERY

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