Oxford comma helps drivers win dispute about overtime pay
by Elena Cresci.
One of my high school English teachers, a Welshman named Jones would you believe, often said that this was bound to happen one day. So, Mr Jones, it looks like that day has come.
What I found astounding is that many Americans who write about this and similar topics seek categorical black & white rules. A J Willingham ends her article saying:(All of you Oxford comma purists out there, go ahead and gloat. We'll have you know CNN adheres by AP Style, which does not include the mark.) So the Chicago Style Manual says use it, always, while AP Style "does not use the mark".
I prefer to do what Mr Jone…