Re: looking for - serial comma cartoon, in public domain

Subject: Re: looking for - serial comma cartoon, in public domain
From: yehoshua paul <ysp10182 -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Kathleen MacDowell <kathleen -dot- eamd -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 9 Jul 2013 06:51:35 +0300

I take that back, I should have read the links. Still there are quite a few
funny ones that appear in the search results. And I think they're public
domain, but am not sure.
http://www.edudemic.com/2012/01/oxford-comma/




On Tue, Jul 9, 2013 at 6:47 AM, yehoshua paul <ysp10182 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> Have you tried doing a Google images search?
>
>
> On Tue, Jul 9, 2013 at 6:42 AM, Kathleen MacDowell <
> kathleen -dot- eamd -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
>
>> Those are super cartoons! How about coming up with a similar comparison
>> cartoon, such as the cheering people or thanking parents, ayn rand, and
>> someone else, using stick figures? Let me know if you need some help
>> setting it up....
>>
>> Kathleen
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Jul 8, 2013 at 10:03 PM, Monique Semp <monique -dot- semp -at- earthlink -dot- net
>> >wrote:
>>
>> > Hello, WR-L-ers,
>> >
>> > I’m giving a presentation that includes a few writing tips, including
>> the
>> > advice to use the serial comma. (If you’re against that, fine. But
>> please
>> > do not hijack this thread to debate the merits or atrocity of the serial
>> > comma. I like it, and I’m going to advise people to use it :-).
>> >
>> > I’d like to include a cartoon, but I’m artistically challenged, and so
>> am
>> > looking for one online that is in the public domain or otherwise legal
>> to
>> > use without violating any copyright.
>> >
>> > I love both of these cartoons,
>> >
>> http://www.google.com/imgres?sa=X&rlz=1G1GGLQ_ENUS274&biw=1265&bih=1127&tbm=isch&tbnid=8-jEPz7hmSqRHM:&imgrefurl=http://lavengro.typepad.com/peter_harvey_linguist/2013/04/the-cambridge-comma.html&docid=q9Gin01KvTb4MM&imgurl=http://sheribomb.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/oxford_comma1.jpg&w=1200&h=779&ei=J3nbUZPFLMXF4APiu4AY&zoom=1&ved=1t:3588,r:2,s:0,i:87&iact=rc&page=1&tbnh=181&tbnw=279&start=0&ndsp=31&tx=209&ty=70
>> ,
>> > but the first isn’t quite appropriate, and I assume that neither is in
>> the
>> > public domain in terms of my using them in a presentation.
>> >
>> > This one’s also pretty fun:
>> >
>> http://www.google.com/imgres?sa=X&rlz=1G1GGLQ_ENUS274&biw=1265&bih=1127&tbm=isch&tbnid=L106RlcZqqzprM:&imgrefurl=https://www.facebook.com/seriescomma%3Fhc_location%3Dtimeline&docid=cznoEINdmWyAGM&imgurl=https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash4/p480x480/403284_156581721122985_445968041_n.jpg&w=480&h=480&ei=J3nbUZPFLMXF4APiu4AY&zoom=1&ved=1t:3588,r:3,s:0,i:90&iact=rc&page=1&tbnh=177&tbnw=172&start=0&ndsp=31&tx=104&ty=79
>> >
>> > But, does anyone have examples that would be permissible to use in a
>> > (paid) presentation?
>> >
>> > TIA,
>> > -Monique
>> > (And to complete your amusement, here’s a whole Facebook page devoted to
>> > this: https://www.facebook.com/seriescomma?hc_location=timeline.)
>> >
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