Where are the Copyeditors?

It happened again this morning. I checked news headlines on my iPhone and noticed CNN:

“In 17 sates, the number of COVID-19 cases keeps rising.”

This is one way I can tell the pandemic is taking its toll on news organizations. Typos used to be amusing anomalies. Now, not a day goes by when I don’t notice them.

Cue the Scammers

As if a pandemic isn’t enough to worry about, have you looked in your email spam file lately? Not only has the message traffic picked up; it contains a motley assortment of come-ons that I’ve never before received.

Stylin' with Masks

Halloween is still months away, but like most people, I’ve accumulated an assortment of masks as part of my COVID-19 prevention repertoire.

As it turns out, the one I figured I would probably never wear is the one I’ve had the most fun with! Seen at left, it was sewn by a neighbor in Seattle.

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