How many mistakes on a single page of Yahoo! Shine does it take before you close your browser and decide to read something that’s better written — like a high school newspaper?
Is one wayward hyphen enough to make you want to shoot out the screen of your laptop?
(We all know that there’s no hyphen between an adverb ending in -LY and the word it modifies.)
Or do you need two goofs? Anywhere else, the missing comma would probably go unnoticed; in a headline, it’s hard to miss what’s missing:
Maybe this isn’t the third gaffe on the page, but then again, maybe it is. I am tragically unhip, so perhaps one of Terribly Write’s readers can tell me if this is what young’uns are substituting for the word amazing:
That’s it for me! Three strikes and I’m outta here!