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I have a degree in Linguistics, but I work as a programmer. Most of my expertise about English is self-taught, plus lots of random trivia I've acquired here and there.

This is my favorite EL&U comment ever:

This isn't really a question about English so much as a question about hugs. Source


Jan
7
answered Nivmagus and cipher card rulings
Dec
27
awarded  Popular Question
Dec
26
awarded  Nice Question
Dec
25
accepted What exactly was so broken about Urza's Block?
Dec
23
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
21
comment What exactly was so broken about Urza's Block?
I know about Tolarian Academy. But one land by itself does not break a format---I'm looking for a more wholistic view.
Dec
21
asked What exactly was so broken about Urza's Block?
Dec
12
comment Third Hole in Cribbage Board
The wacky terminology is half the fun of playing cribbage.
Nov
17
reviewed Approve suggested edit on
Nov
17
awarded  Custodian
Nov
17
reviewed Approve suggested edit on
Nov
15
awarded  Nice Question
Nov
13
awarded  Nice Question
Nov
13
awarded  Nice Question
Nov
2
awarded  Nice Answer
Oct
31
comment How many missed triggers are necessary before you begin to have Game Losses and/or DQs?
This came up recently at the Pro Tour: magic.tcgplayer.com/db/article.asp?ID=10794
Oct
25
awarded  Nice Question
Oct
21
awarded  Yearling
Oct
21
awarded  Nice Answer
Oct
20
accepted Ponder: to shuffle or not to shuffle