ArtistOfManliness wrote:FullRamboLSGrad wrote:Anonymous User wrote:First Offense wrote:Also - if you have typical mistakes (their/there, than/then, affect/effect or anything like that), ctrl+f for the common fuck up after you finish to make sure you catch them.
Thanks I'm solid with that, but have used that for proper nouns I tend to fuck up.
I have Microsoft Sam read the paper back to me before I turn it in and that seems to help.
My most recent screwup?
Writing a Motion for Summary Judgment which apparently according to local rules in my jurisdiction can't be more than 15 pages. Mine was 21. The remedy? The judge didn't read the last 6 pages
Bet the judge (or the clerk) still read the last six pages.
Yeah, I never believed this threat from professors, either