Reposting on the occasion of Holocaust Memorial Day.
This is a re-post of an old article I wrote on an older blog. Readers beware. It contains profound notions, rant material, and a pinch of immaturity. I’ve edited it a little, just for the sake of strengthening my points.
|The grammar nazi logo.|
Some terms that people use out here on the worldwide web really irk me. For example “food porn.” I’m not going to make a big fuss if someone uses that term (at most, I might stop visiting your cooking blog,) but it does strike me as a little … disturbing. In the writing world, however, it’s become a bit of a trend for strict grammarians to call themselves “grammar nazis.” And, to further emphasize this trend, a lot of these people proudly sport this logo too.
Someone please explain to me why any sane person would want to parody such a disgustingly hateful symbol like the…
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