Jesus Wants You to Stop Using Plural Pronouns to Refer to Singular Subjects

This silly little meme (if that’s not redundant) has begun showing up on Facebook and elsewhere:


Well, that is a fun fact.

But here’s a funner one.

People who insist on using plural pronouns with singular referents, especially when there is absolutely no chance whatsoever of accidentally offending a transperson, narrowly miss being murdered by me.

English. Learn it. Use it. Stop citing the “evolution” of language as an  excuse for your decision to sign up for the New Illiteracy.


Posted on 21 April 2015, in English Scorned, Betrayed, and Abused. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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