Correct: The pie in Rupert Murdoch’s face did not jibe with his expectations of testimony before Parliament.
Correct: James Taylor does not speak jive.
Incorrect: My internet message board comments do not jive with correct word usage nor with polite society.
This is what I think of every time I see WalMart’s new logo. Giggling ensues. Amirite?
3. Me vs Chris Adrian: I was recently lukewarm to Chris Adrian’s latest novel The Great Night. The author’s discussion with Michael Silverblatt on KCRW’s Bookworm highlights my lack of understanding of the novel. On KCRW’s website, Adrian appears to be dressed as a Jedi. I’m a Padawan Learner.