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How Not to Impress Your Editors

Diana Burrell over at The Renegade Writer posted a hilarious video parodying British restaurant reviewer Giles Coren. Apparently Coren got his panties in a twist after an editor altered his closing sentence.

The offending word or phrase? A. That’s right – one letter difference! I have to say, I understand Coren’s frustration. The sentence did make more sense the way he originally wrote it. But jeez, is it really necessary to curse the hand that signs your checks?