Joel Spolsky is a good writer. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed many of his pieces. Language Wars is not one of them.
…enterprisy stuff where Someone is Going to Get Fired.
And as soon as you start selling those t-shirts with “Serious Business Stuff”, I got green ready to flow. Short of that, I’d take a red teddy bear with the embroidering “Someone is Going to Get Fired”.
I’ll wait for the shirt that says:
Big Enterprisy Thing
Oh, for the love of English, there’s no such word as “acronymises”!