ZeroPly: Why pick one? Use whatever style you want. These contrived examples of ambiguity are ridiculous. If your sentence is ambiguous, REWRITE THE MOTHERF*CKERrewrite the motherf*cker. English is a natural language,. iIf you can't deal with it then start writing in Lojban. Grammarianssts need to stop pretending they are programmers.
Marcus Aurelius: You know, I came in here to post a few little known facts about the Oxford comma, but it appears I have been beaten to the punch by Pocket Ninja, Pocket Ninja, and Pocket Ninja.
Peki: fake one
Pocket Ninja: Fact: Commas are designed to provide readers with spaces to breathe while reading. Reading-related asphyxiation deaths increase by approximately 17 percent when Oxford commas are not employed.
SurfaceTension: It's a convention. There's no right or wrong answer. Just pick one and go with it.
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