mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: Those Pernicious Business Clichés

Tolbert Whistlebaum had a deep and abiding love for the English language, which is why he took a doctorate at Oxfjord University, concentrating on Naughty Victorian Literature. His scholarship was insufficient to cover his tuition and his love affair with … Continue reading →

mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: The Phrase Freak: Moving Forward

This piece of hackery is most often heard in business settings, but I’m afraid it has even crept into the hallowed halls of academe, where one is as likely to hear Latin freakery such as sui generis. It tends to … Continue reading →