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    Posted on Feb 23, 2015

    15 Reasons You Should Definitely Use The Oxford Comma

    Commas save lives!

    The Oxford comma, otherwise known as the serial comma, has come under debate in recent years. Here is a comprehensive list of reasons why everyone actually should:

    1. For prevention of presidential strippers:

    2. Of course, some of you might like the idea of these strippers:

    3. Because Washington and Lincoln were not animagi:

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    4. Unless you like soggy, orange-flavored toast:

    5. And the resulting confusion:

    6. Because Obama is already married:

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    7. This sign:

    8. So your friends don't get the wrong idea:

    9. This quote:

    10. Seriously. Use the comma, people.

    11. Don't be like Rachel Ray.

    12. See? This person gets it.

    13. This person who needs to pay better attention in school:

    14. So you don't get arrested:

    15. Don't fall victim to a permanent mistake:

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