The Apostrophe Man strikes again! August 18, 2008Posted by Olivia McDowell in Ire, Punctuation, The Ether, Words.
Tags: Punctuation, The Apostrophe Man, V for Vendetta
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Oh for goodness’ sake*, people: “V’s”?!
And would that be more than one “v”; an abbreviation of versus’s or versu’s;…
…or something belonging to V?
Whatever happened to “vs”, or “vs.”, or even just “v”?
* This apostrophe is an important, yet oft-forgotten one. See here for more on the correct punctuation of minced oaths.