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Old 07-05-2011, 02:58 PM   #26 (permalink)
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Exclamation Re: Open Letter to RIM From One of Their Execs & RIM's Response to It!

Originally Posted by stevetaz View Post
It may be a pet peeve, but I don't think the International businessperson who may not know all the nuances of a language like English is the one ruining (butchering?) the language.

Reading through his blog I think he did a pretty good job of communicating using English. I understood it. And he does include this disclaimer:
"Hint: English isn't my native language, so excuse me if anything is wrong written or misspelled. Feel free to ask if you don't understand anything"
You know what? I missed seeing that disclaimer. I was skimming through the article and somehow missed it. So that's my bad.
Now the 15 year-olds using text-speak as English.....Them I am worried about. Also the recent college graduates who don't understand there is a difference between "their" and "there"....Them I am very worried about.
Ohhhh yeah. They make me weep for the future of the human race.
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