In this episode, we get excited about two books: Jane & Edward by Melodie Edwards and Vera Wong’s Unsolicited Advice for Murderers by Jesse Q. Sutanto. Then Dave invites us all to get delightfully nerdy about punctuation. [transcript]
An Admirable Point: A Brief History of the Exclamation Mark! by Florence Hazrat
Semicolon: The Past, Present, and Future of a Misunderstood Mark by Cecelia Watson
Sometimes it’s too much! But the exclamation point has a point. (gift link)
Video of LL Cool J on The Electric Company, rapping about punctuation.
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