I was just about to start a rant about GM's stupidity in attempting to threaten the media by pulling their ads, when a friend sent along this wonderful piece by Alex Beam at the Boston Globe. All I can say is Alex, you just took the words out of my mouth.
My other favorite line of the week: In comments about the differences between British English and American English, a local comic recently noted...
---For instance, Americans say "elevator" and we say "lift."
Americans say "President" and we say "psychotic nutcase."---