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  •  Singular and plural (0+ / 0-)

    My grammar studies are long behind me, but if I recall, any proper noun ending in an "S" would never have a possessive "S" after it.  It reads very awkward.

    Mitt Palindalhuckalenty for President in 2012.

    by DH from MD on Wed Apr 15, 2009 at 08:22:02 AM PDT

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    •  There is a St. James's Church in Cambridge (1+ / 0-)
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      they are extremely possessive (!) about always including the extra s after the apostrophe!

      Politics is like driving. To go backward, put it in R. To go forward, put it in D.
      President Barack Obama. At last.

      by TrueBlueMajority on Wed Apr 15, 2009 at 08:24:02 AM PDT

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