Grammar Talk with Google

“Which is correct: ‘pair is‘ or ‘pair are‘?” My barely awake neurons asked. *Maxie tells me it’s still 7:35. But Google is awake 24/7 and here’s what they say:  Really, Google? I know you have become the authority in English grammar…

Why Sherlock Would Be a Bad Boyfriend

It’s so easy to fall in love with Sherlock. He has many admirable qualities: adventurous, brave, creative, dashing, eloquent, fashionable, gorgeous, humorous, and imperious. The last two traits, however, could be telltale signs that he would be a bad boyfriend.…

Black and White

“Do you still love her? Yes or no?” I asked. “I’m not sure,” he replied, with his head bowed. “I see. That means you don’t love her anymore,” my quick conclusion. “No, wait. I didn’t say so,” he answered, trying…

Good morning, 2014.

Round-shaped fruits must be put on the dining table. No one eats a piece before the clock ticks 12:01. All containers must be filled or full, strictly speaking. Make the loudest noise you can possibly create. Call me traditional. Don’t you…