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Issue № 206

The Halloween issue

Attack of the Zombie Copy

by Erin Kissane41 Comments

You’ve seen them around the web, these zombie sentences. They’re not hard to recognize: syntax slack and drooling, clauses empty of everything but a terrible hunger for human brains. Here’s how to fight back.

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