ARCADIA – Builders rejoice and mark your calendars – Christmas has come early. Starting Jan. 1, DeSoto County will not collect any impact fees on new construction for six months.
Let’s ignore the punctuation, grammar and style faults in the first clause, and let’s overlook the trite and incorrect assertion in the second one. Instead, let’s ask writer Jon Sica why he thinks an ordinance that goes into effect eight days after Christmas is Christmas come early.
Oops; there's no one to ask him. No one’s left on the copydesk who has the time to read critically or question silliness. Spellcheck and publish. It’s the Web way.