Hello Humans: The world can move or not by changing some words

Words matter.

They literally shape the world we live in.

My colleague John Birmingham recently highlighted an instance where the fucking Oxford Comma was all that stood between workers and their overtime pay. (He too has a subscription newsletter, Alien Side Boob, which I recommend subscribing to. After you subscribe to Hello Humans, obviously. Don’t you dare choose between us).

In the words of Aaron Sorkin via Toby Zeigler via Richard Schiff, ala The West Wing: “By changing some words, the world can move or not by changing some words.”