Many of we readers are horrified

Many of us readers are horrified by the grammatical incompetence of the editors for Yahoo! Shine:

we gals shine

This looks like a case of hyper-correction: The writer chose a word (we) that just sounds more sophisticated to the grammatically challenged. The pronoun is actually the object of the preposition of and so should be us.


4 Responses to “Many of we readers are horrified”

  1. change it up editing Says:

    Grammatically challenged . . . that would be the Yahoo proofreader, I believe!

  2. ericjbaker Says:

    You didn’t read the entire article. It’s about a race of one-inch-tall beings recently discovered hiding under a tree in Brazil. The wee gals of that tribe are very interested in fashion.

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