Monday, October 8, 2018

"How I Know You Wrote Your Kid’s College Essay"

NYT:

Do you like to eat the marshmallows before the milk in your Lucky Charms? A tiny but specific detail like this will probably be more vivid than an entirely forced and forgettable essay on community service.

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When I learned how to type in high school, the definitive rule was to leave two spaces after a period.

Today, kids are taught to use one.