Language and communication in our polymedia world
Thursday, June 28, 2018
What has Scott Pruitt done with EPA Climate Change Webpage?
T his morning I wanted to check out an issue I'd come across in the news about Antarctic ice melting. So I googled the EPA +...
Monday, June 25, 2018
AHA nutrition campaign: painfully tortured messages
I’m still fretting over the obtuse messages of a nutrition campaign we saw in E. Harlem recently. E. Harlem has high rate...
Sunday, June 24, 2018
American Heart Association:Obscure by Design?
Another installment of ...... Language Acting Badly My friend Joslyn snapped this Ad in Harlem yesterday and sent i...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
NIH New Herbal List App - quick health literacy audit
NIH's new Herbal App - the reading level is fine. The health literacy it requires - its "health literacy load" is st...
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Unreadable Privacy Statements - Rewrite 1
I recently wrote (June 3) about a central characteristic of the long, complicated sentences in most Privacy Statements. Those multipli-em...
View web version