Thursday, January 03, 2013

Stop saying "as per usual." Please.

The stupid, it burnsBad enough that phrasings like as per your instructions instead of per your instructions are becoming ever more common, but for the love of Strunk and White, this is just horrible:

... you will be able to read them on your Kindle as per usual ...

As usual. As usual. As usual.

Not that Erez Zukerman is solely guilty. (RIGHT, ROY?). He's just the latest.

[Added] vacuumslayer weighs in.

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