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Can it be 10 days since QT noticed we had gone 26 days without any sunspots on the sun?
And can it be that we now have reached 36 days without any sunspots on the sun?
Not that there is any reason to be concerned.

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QT Grammar R Us Seminar on the
English Language

News Item: “. . . Target acknowledged the problems online, tweeting at 3:12 p.m., ‘We’re aware that guests are currently unable to make purchases. . . .’ ”
K.R., a Baltimore reader, wants to know when did a store’s customers become guests, and when can we have customers back?
And while we’re at it, when did did a store’s clerks become associates?
And when did its associates become “guest experience specialists”?
And. . . .

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Teamwork in the news

News Headline: “Trump says no penalty for Saudi prince in murder of Washington Post journalist.”
For those keeping track of accessories after the fact.
News Headline: “McConnell is blocking any plan to prevent a Russian election attack in 2020.”
For those keeping track of accessories before the fact.
. . . which would seem now to make our government fully accessorized.  

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