Episode 38: The Period Is Disappearing—Does That Bug You?

This week we discuss the decline of the period as a punctuation mark and delve into the interesting history of the word bug.

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Links:
On the disappearing period (from The New York Times)
More on the changing uses for the period
Edison and the term bug
Grace Hopper and the term debug
Bucky Bug
More Bucky Bug
Bugsy Malone
The Albagenses
The Texas town of Bug Tussle
A list of BUG acronyms

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