EW Thornton

Joined: January 21, 2013

Number of comments posted: 3

Number of votes received: 8

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Re: misnomer  •  January 23, 2013, 2:03am  •  3 votes

Aurie has the right of it. Warsaw Will, stating that blues music is “simple” (or any other synonym) is neither “labeling” nor “designating” the term; it is simply “describing” it. Therefore, the s

Re: misnomer  •  January 22, 2013, 5:15am  •  1 vote

Well said, WW, but focusing on the spirit of the argument indicates to me that the girlfriend is right in this instance. The modifier of choice in this dispute is irrelevant, as long as it's erroneous

Re: “and yet”  •  January 21, 2013, 6:44pm  •  4 votes

Paddy, there is a clear difference between the aims of many types of formal writing and those of autobiographical narratives such as Wiesel's classic; yet, to indicate that "some people are too stuck