The gang at the dispatch podcast is brilliant. They correctly identified today’s top North American language crimes:

  • the overuse of “impact” as a verb and
  • the disappearance of “fewer” in favor of “less.”

Bonus points for identifying the confusion of “raising the question” and “begging the question” and avoiding cliché by changing ship names in Shuffling Deck Chairs on the Lusitania

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