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  1. Feb 2019
    1. Persuade

      Here it is with a "u."

      I'm beginning to think the contemporary insistence (can I say "fanaticism?") with spelling is just that: contemporary.

      Perhaps another gift from Strunk and White.

  2. May 2017
    1. Within a couple of decades Strunk was a full professor of English, and decided to privately publish a little book called The Elements of Style (1918).

      Such a famous book! (For nerds!)