Each week The Old Editor will attempt to address your entreaties for information and advice on grammar and usage, writing, writer-editor etiquette, and related subjects.
The Old Editor does not address marital and relationship matters, dietary questions, or automobile mechanics.
The question: A colleague inquires: Have you written a blog post about being a search-and-replace editor?
The Old Editor answers: Actually, no, but the Old Editor has some experience with the hazards of technology.
It was a colleague at The Sun who carelessly applied the auto-correct...