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Watch Your Language: Gene Defiantly Recommends It

WASHINGTON -- As the worlds leading connoisseur and curator of Bad Writing on the Internet, I often get letters from people about some common misuse of language that happens to annoy them. Most of these complaints are pedestrian. (Yes, I know ATM ...

The Time Bandit

Gene Weingarten is on vacation. This column first ran in 2007.

WASHINGTON -- This just in from a Mr. Alvin S. Datt, writing in response to a column:

"I will never get back the time I spent reading the horrible article you have written."