Offtopic. "Alice thought to herself, 'Then there's no use in speaking." The voices didn't join in this time, as she hadn't spoken, but to her great surprise, they all THOUGHT in chorus (I hope you understand what THINKING IN CHORUS means -- for I must confess that I don't), 'Better say nothing at all. Language is worth a thousand pounds a word!'"
Poor writing cost the American economy $3 billion this year. That in addition to the $77B in productivity lost to blogging, the damage the blogosphere has been quietly enjoying throughout the week.