Now we have the answer to that vexing question:
Arbiters of the French language say ‘Covid’ is feminine
We await the Twitter outrage.
Of course, the Twitter mobs would be just as outraged if Covid turned out to be male in French.
Why? Because pointless outrage over inconsequential matters is just what Twitter mobs do.
Or podcasts, for that matter. Or music.
I’ve been writing recently in this space about audiobooks. The other day I described how I enjoyed re-experiencing Watership Down via audio.
Here’s the problem, though: ordinary earbuds don’t provide sufficient hearing protection while you’re mowing the lawn. Nor are you likely to hear much of what you’re listening to, unless you only want to listen to KISS and AC/DC. Continue reading “Audiobooks while you mow”