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Why Do So Many People Care About The Oxford Comma?

Jeff O'Neal

CEO and co-founder

Jeff O'Neal is the executive editor of Book Riot and Panels. He also co-hosts The Book Riot Podcast. Follow him on Twitter: @thejeffoneal.

Jeff O'Neal

CEO and co-founder

Jeff O'Neal is the executive editor of Book Riot and Panels. He also co-hosts The Book Riot Podcast. Follow him on Twitter: @thejeffoneal.

In this episode of Annotated, our documentary podcast series, we take on one of the enduring controversies: should you care about the Oxford comma?

We journey to the Library of Alexandria, consult a comma queen, and we start our inquiry in an improbable way–with a love story.

You can listen to the full episode here, on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, or find it wherever you get your podcasts. Enjoy.