How Do You Know a Tree Limb Is About to Fall?
Victims of this branch bombardment were reportedly gathering lawyers and investigators to prove that the city has been negligent in its tree inspections. But how do you know if ... a tree's death sentence. Sometimes you can save branches by cabling ...
Five Microsoft Word Nightmares--and How You Can Fix Them
Here are five common Word disasters that can ruin a good night's sleep--and what you can do to fix them. The advice below works in both Word 2007 and Word 2010 ... need to add one sentence, throwing everything off. The solution: Don't use columns or ...
How to Keep Data Out of Hackers’ Hands
Related Article How do ... you must create your own passwords, make sure they are not based on dictionary words. Even a word obscured with symbols and numbers can be cracked relatively quickly. Mr. Schneier suggests creating an anagram from a sentence, and ...
Two Spaces After a Period: Why You Should Never, Ever Do It
Can I let you in on a secret ... the "correct" number of spaces between sentences. The diners included doctors, computer programmers, and other highly accomplished professionals. Everyone—everyone!—said it was proper to use two spaces.
How many ways can you use “Republican war on women” in a sentence?
I’m just saying that, if you use a phrase enough times, it loses its resonance, its power, its verve. We can do better — and we don’t even have to abandon military vocabulary to do it. How about we call Election 2012 “Freedom’s Last Stand” or ...