The Second Space is for the Unemployable

Your typing teacher is unemployed and you will be too if you continue to use two spaces after a period. Did that sound harsh? Good. It was meant to. You see, just a few days ago a friend shared a link to a humorous post on Facebook about using two spaces after a period. It got a lot of reactions and more than a few shares. And then another friend shared the same post. A friend who is a writer and ostensibly has many other writer friends. The comments around …