Exclamation marks


Quote Investigator, February 2015

“Cut out all these exclamation points” [F. Scott Fitzgerald] said. “An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke.”

According to The Silver Searcher:

$ cd ~/repos/rubenerd.com/content/post/
$ ag --stats-only '!'
==> 16482 matches

… whoops!

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