Last month TPM Editor Josh Marshall broke out into a cold sweat late one night over the issue of apostrophes on Twitter. He wants them gone. He was cranky about it and the issue kept him up ridiculously late and tweeting well into the wee hours of the morning.
Now he’s moved on to the number of spaces after periods.
Who’s with me?One Million Strong for 2 Spaces after a Period!
— Josh Marshall (@joshtpm) April 10, 2013
He continued, “What the fuck is this movement to have only one space after a period? Gay marriage I can handle. This I cannot,” Marshall piped up on Twitter Wednesday afternoon.
Bloomberg Businessweek‘s Joshua Green had a terse response. “Hey freak, if God wanted two spaces he’d have told Moses.” He added, “BTW, there’s a special conversion therapy for guys like you.”
Some 160 retweets later, the jury was out: Read more