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Over-analyzing will be the death of English

Hollywood lost one of its greatest stars on Aug. 11 with the death of Robin Williams. One of his most memorable roles was English teacher John Keating in the 1989 film Dead Poets Society, who had a different outlook on studying english.

Why write?

I still remember the first time my writing was published. I was in fifth grade and I wrote a haiku about water lilies. I don’t think I had ever been more proud of myself.

Two spaces after a period is wrong, so cut that shit out

There are two kinds of people on this planet: those who type a single space after the end of their sentences, and those who stupidly, inexplicably and unforgivably double-space after the period. I’m not entirely sure where people pick up this quirk, but I suspect it has to do with grade school teachers who themselves learned

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