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Re: I could care less

Posted by R. Berg on March 27, 2008 at 17:32:

In Reply to: Re: I could care less posted by Gary Martin on March 27, 2008 at 12:02:

: : Re: I could care less. This is not incorrect English - It is irony! All of the 'hypercorrect' usage self-proclaimed experts seem unaware of the different ways points can be made.

: Irony? Well, maybe occasionally. Whenever I've heard 'I could care less' used it was by people who only used irony to describe iron bars.

"The 'hypercorrect' usage self-proclaimed experts seem unaware...": I see. And *your* credentials as a usage expert are...? ~rb