Monday, October 24, 2005
ROGER SNODGRASS, email@example.com, Monitor Assistant Editor
SANTA FE - Citing rapid and uncertain changes bearing down on the nuclear weapons complex, one of New Mexico's most persistent disarmament groups has decided to return to its roots in Los Alamos.
The Los Alamos Study Group will open a new office on the Hill beginning in early December.
"It is the end of an era at Los Alamos, one way or another," said Greg Mello Friday. "We thought it would be good to be closer to the lab and part of the community."
As has been previously noted, your spelling and grammar are atrocious. Please note the difference between "your", and "you're"
First, "your" (as incorrectly used in your comment).
1 entry found for your.
Pronunciation Key (yr, yôr, yr; yr when unstressed)
adj. The possessive form of you.
1. Used as a modifier before a noun: your boots; your accomplishments.
2. A person's; one's: The light switch is on your right.
3. Informal. Used with little or no sense of possession to indicate a type familiar to the listener: your basic three-story frame house.
1 entry found for you're.
Pronunciation Key (yr; yr when unstressed)
Contraction of you are.
See, what you meant to say was "...you are up in our neighborhood", or "...you're up in our neighborhood", as compared to "...your up in our neighborhood".
It really makes a huge difference in how your (note the correct usage here) comments are perceived if they are grammatically correct.
Perhaps they give spelling lessons at Cheeks?
Greg and I will save a seat at the table for you at Cheeks. We can also practice backing out in the parking lot.
It is apparent that the first comment, from so-called blogger "Tom
Hook," is fraudulent. The comment is a mean-spirited jab at the real
Tommy Hook, and the medium is broad satire. The writer also seems to
have a chip against the Los Alamos Study Group, which I could partly
understand. The following two commenters didn't get it. We here in
Livermore are watching the Los Alamos bid proceedings with great
interest. LLNL is also watched by a local "Study Group." I for one look
on their efforts with equanimity. My intellectual positions, and the
Lab's official positions, will survive any study the local group
Maybe he should do his part in regards to energy conservation and NOT commute to Los Alamos every day.