“Just kidding.” “I’m just poking fun.” If the qualifier is necessary, the comment being qualified is not; in fact, the comment being qualified should be retracted. An apology is in order.

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2 Responses to Nineteen

  1. Yeah, Robin, that’s the sort of thing that belongs on the list.

  2. robin andrea says:

    One of my favorites is, “Don’t take this personally, but…” How else should it be taken?

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