Whether you’re having fun pointing fingers at Yahoo! Makers writers or merely shaking your head in disbelief, things are bound to get silly when you read this:
First someone at Yahoo! Style told us that the Grammys would take place on Sunday, February 15. That’s kinda funny since February 15 is a Monday. Now we learn that today is the eve of the Grammys, which takes place on Monday. So, that makes today Sunday.
Please ignore your calendar. It’s wrong. At least according to the senior editor at Style.
There are lots of poorly spelled words on the Web, but none as bad as this from the Yahoo! Style “news editor”:
What the heck is that? decibels? Nah, that would make no sense (although making sense is not a criterion for writers on Yahoo!). Does it refer to the members of some secret society of anorexic models? Or is it the worst possible mangling of disciples?