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  • Not quite a bug, but cute! This page is not in fact askance. Or is it?

    February 3, 2009

  • I don't know whether to add it to the 'Wordie Paradox' list, or tag it 'misspelling', or dream up some new OCSJTS tag for it...

    February 3, 2009