Nuggets of Wisdom

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Weird Al Yankovic: Word Crimes

As an English major and professional writer, I approve this new music video by Cheese, I mean Weird Al Yankovic:

Thing is, even as someone who’s studied English, I still find myself committing these word crimes. For example, I often say “literally” when I really mean “figuratively,” which would make Weird Al here want to “literally” smack a crowbar upside my stupid head.