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The same error message is shown if a user (without sufficient rep) tries to add one tag or several:

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    time can be better spent – Ian Elliott Jul 25 '09 at 22:45
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    Yes it's minor, but the sites will be (very slightly) more humane (especially for new users). – sblair Jul 25 '09 at 22:51
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    Hope you like the tumble weed badge. – Brad Gilbert Jul 26 '09 at 3:22
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    I'll vote this up when I get more rep. Getting singular/plural right is a signifier of quality. – user134242 Aug 20 '09 at 11:48
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    Jeff spends time fixing extremely minor errors like this meta.stackexchange.com/questions/10248/… but claims that shoddy English is not important enough to fix? I is very disappointed. – Graeme Perrow Sep 28 '09 at 14:53
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    Oh is you than? – random Sep 28 '09 at 15:01
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    I hope one day these bug fixed. What about our non-english speaking user – Alex Angas Sep 28 '09 at 15:49
  • @AlexAngas: by putting on the site things that piss off English teachers, we provide non-native speakers examples to imitate should they desire to blend into American society. – WGroleau Apr 29 '18 at 21:40
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http://twitter.com/codinghorror/status/1165936105

Dear Next Person Who Opens a Pluralization 'Bug', I will personally come to your house and bludgeon you to death with a giant S

But not you. I like you. You're nice.

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