links for 2009-08-06
It still bugs me that, in my one traditionally-published book, an editor changed all my singular "they"s to "he"s. It's sexist and just awkward, that thing that THEY did.
I've had this argument too many times to count. Nice to see some research put to it. Key quote: "Rounded rectangles are more computationally efficient for the human brain."
Nice to see someone in the mainstream media talking sense. Go Reuters.