Susan 🐝 Rooks, The Grammar Goddess

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Another Fabulous Friday Funday, September 23

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Ah, Fridays. What would most of us do without them? For so many, they're the end of the workweek, a chance to relax and kick off our work shoes, sit on the couch, and have a glass of wine or other spirits. We look forward to not being so structured for a couple of days. We look forward to playing, coaching, or watching sports. We spend quality time with our spouse, kids, and/or friends. 

Fridays are great! 

And for more than a year now I have used Fridays to remind myself and others of the gifts that laughter gives us. 

Unwind. Relax. Enjoy. 



                                         You know some weeks feel like this . . . right? 

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                                           A couple of 800 numbers that caught my eye . . . 

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                                                 I am in love with this cartoonist's work!

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i refrain from

indicating things
make veal again with finger thief named Ed

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intended i belong chief executive situated below
to agrizzly body of water the bleachers

© John Atkinson, Wrong Hands « gocomics.comlurong-bands « wrongbands3..com


                                      Here's an example of when NOT to use a comma . . . 

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These T-Shirts were tested
on animals. They didn't fit

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Brush Up on Your
American Grammar
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             This is how many Americans in the south & midwest have been feeling lately . . . 

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                                                                     Good to know!

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                                                              And my favorite for today:

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Which one made you laugh the most?

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Many of these funnies come from Facebook pages that you can access any time you're in need of a few more good laughs. My favorites are Single Dad Laughing, I am not a grammar cop, Language Cranks Redux, Tannuzzo Copywriting, and Wrong Hands.

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#17
Great idea Fatima.

Robert Cormack

5 years ago #14

I'd better start rethinking Fridays.

🐝 Fatima G. Williams

5 years ago #13

Susan Rooks I think you should have a hive only for your Friday posts. It will be great to go back and read it in time We can call " Susan's Fabulous Friday Funday" Just a suggestion :)

🐝 Fatima G. Williams

5 years ago #12

I loved the phonetically defined comics " Fantabulous Friday Post " :) ROFLOL Thank you Susan Rooks Stay awesome
#13
Thanks as always for your support, Sarah Elkins!
#12
And thanks for letting me know that, Nan Einarson!

Sarah Elkins

5 years ago #9

Love these! Especially the very first one, that face just made me smile. Remind me not to go to DQ for a blizzard, ewww... Perfect Friday funnies, RooksSusan Rooks
Thanks for that, Franci Eugenia Hoffman! My favorites are the phone numbers (which are real, by the way), and those silly cartoons.
#8
Yes, me too, Deb Helfrich! It looks as though someone just put the number upside down . . . but we've all had weeks that did feel that long!
These are all funny, Susan. I like the Road Closed and the Top Gear one. hahaha
I always appreciate your enjoyment and support, John Rylance!
#4
Oh my, Paul \! Harmful if swallowed indeed! Thanks for spreading the joy today!

John Rylance

5 years ago #3

☺️ for them all. I agree re the comma. Perhaps it would of been better to have written "Made by" rather then "Made with Girl Scouts" My favourite is the Top Gear one, it epitomises the programme.
#2
Yes and yes, Donna-Luisa Eversley! Scary how some things get written sometimes, isn't it?

Kevin Pashuk

5 years ago #1

'Stuff broke' is the story of my life.

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