Admit it. We have all felt this way. AmIRight?
I heart my red pen. In fact, as many people with whom I have worked will tell you that next to my smartphone (Have phone, will tweet), my flaming, crimson rod of righteous indignation is always by my side.
Okay, so it’s just a Sharpie, but it sounds like it should come with “Movie Trailer Guy” voice when I say it like that.
Anywho, I am asked from time-to-time about AP Style memory tips. Those soothsayers of the journalistic lexicon like to trick things up, which keeps hacks and flacks alike from never running out of a Secret Santa gift. Nonetheless, if you fancy such a thing, I have a few quick tricks for some AP Style conundrums that could help you out in a pinch.