Thursday, 25 September 2008

I do exclaim!

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The overuse and misuse of exclamation marks has been previously discussed with enthusiasm and significant literary skill by Dan. 

When I saw this slice of crazy in our flickr group I just had to share it.

exclamation, originally uploaded by laika_one.

P.S. I know it's incorrect to use 'crazy' as a noun. I just like the phrase "slice of crazy", OK?

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Blogger JD said...

I think it was Terry Pratchett that wrote: "Multiple exclamation marks are a sure sign of a diseased mind."

I agree!!!!!!.

26 September 2008 at 16:53  
Blogger Matthew said...

This looks like a sign I'd expect to see in China. They love the exclamation mark.

28 September 2008 at 08:28  
Blogger Chris Frumplington said...

'Slice of crazy' sounds great, doesn't it? And don't worry: the use of 'crazy' as a noun is fine. It's simply an example of 'anthimeria', which means 'substituting one part of speech for another'.

28 September 2008 at 11:16  

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