FDR Jones: Loadmaster: four thousand three hundred and eighty-twonine hundred and forty-onethousand two hundred and sixty-sixI really hate it when "literate" people insist on spelling out long numbers. It's about as bad as not using capitalization or punctuation.that style is standard for professional writing numbers under ten are written as a digit and numbers over 9 are spelled out however i do think the word and is extraneous and could create ambiguity
brnt00: Obligatory example of New Yorker "humor"[blog.mlive.com image 453x325]
Honest Bender: That article was boring as balls. Did anyone read the whole thing? Did anything interesting end up happening?
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