The subjective filter warns against "How do you memoize a value that may be nil?", but not against "How to memoize a value that may be nil?".

I used to wonder why so many people used the latter. Now I know it's Jeff's fault!

Plz hlp. The saving of the English language is urgent.

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Do you mean memorize? –  IAbstract Nov 9 '10 at 5:14
@dboarman: I'm not sure if that was a joke or serious, but I was referring to memoize: Wikipedia says it's perferctly cromulent –  Andrew Grimm Nov 9 '10 at 6:05
It was intended to be tongue in cheek... –  IAbstract Nov 9 '10 at 21:38
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The English language started going downhill long before any of the SE sites. While I empathize with your desire to promote keen grammatical skills, there are other media at fault and we shouldn't rely on the subjective filter.

EDIT: Thank you, Bill, for that grammatical correction.

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Media. There are other media at fault. ಠ_ಠ –  Bill the Lizard Nov 9 '10 at 13:16
@Bill: I concur. –  IAbstract Nov 9 '10 at 21:40
I could hardly resist. :) –  Bill the Lizard Nov 9 '10 at 21:44
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