Asterisk vs. hyphen

From Ben Smith's blog on the 2008 presidential campaign (from 6 October): An Obama supporter, who canvassed for the candidate in the working-class, white Philadelphia neighborhood of Fishtown recently, sends over an account that, in various forms, I've heard a lot in recent weeks. "What's crazy is this," he writes. "I was blown away by … Continue reading Asterisk vs. hyphen