Enemies of English – Part One

The first in what may, possibly, become an ongoing series of public figures deemed guilty of mangling our proud language, either in execution or spirit. Please bear in mind that this woman may yet become the second most powerful person in the world.

“We understand how important it is that this team be elected. For one thing, we know who the bad guys are, OK? We know that in the war, it’s terrorists, terrorists who hate America and her allies and would seek to destroy us, and the bad guys are those who would support and sympathize with the terrorists.”

Sarah Palin

Yes, Mrs Palin. I too feel, when ruminating on the complex issues which affect our understanding of international relations, it’s important to concentrate on the baddies.

(via squashed, from Richie)

 

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~ by mrprestney on October 14, 2008.

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