PedantryJuly 9, 2008 Tim Worstallblogs4 CommentsVanity, they name is pedantry. Err, yes, I know I should take that advice to heart more often. previousDavid SelbournenextMarkets in Everything 4 thoughts on “Pedantry” Mark Wadsworth July 9, 2008 at 12:31 pm “Thy name”? Philip Thomas July 9, 2008 at 4:55 pm The irony continues. Geoff July 10, 2008 at 12:18 am The pedant is actually incorrect; Cornish pasties are not Cornish pastries, even though they consist largely of pastry. Mr Dubner has no excuse, even if he knows nothing about Cornish eating habits, as the OED and its offshoots all list pasty in this sense. Chris July 10, 2008 at 2:11 pm There’s always one who doesn’t get it, isn’t there? This question is not addressed to Geoff, because he won’t get it. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.