Tag Archives: E.B. White

On writing the funny little frog

E.B. White once wrote that analyzing humour is like dissecting a frog: it’s gross and it smells like formaldehyde and you just know someone’s going to vomit. Classic E.B. White… While not everyone will agree with that statement, I think … Continue reading

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Can I review it ’til I need glasses?

E.B. White was quite the clever fellow. Without him, that beloved wee style guide would be known as simply “Strunk,” which sounds like what happens if you drink too many shandies. Without E.B. White, we would have no Charlotte’s Web … Continue reading

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