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Posted on January 7, 2019 at 4:41 pm

Isn’t It Ironic?

In which I add my two cents to the nebulous discussion on the actual definition of “irony.”

Posted on May 22, 2013 at 7:46 pm

Hard or soft?

Although I’m somewhat leery about doing so, I’ve decided to chime in my 2ยข about the hard-G/soft-G pronunciation debate for GIF files. But if you’re looking to either praise me or flame me for my choice, you’re going to be disappointed. I’m not making any statements here as to which pronunciation I prefer, and I’m […]

Posted on May 27, 2011 at 11:28 am

Not all iPhone autocorrect stories are embarrassing

This morning, my wife texted a picture to me of her youngest daughter. It was adorable. I went to text back “awwww,” but the autocorrect feature on my iPhone wanted to change it to “sweeter.” Odd replacement suggestion. For some bizarre reason, I don’t generally tap the suggestion to clear it. Various forms of retyping […]