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Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design.

@neauoire Why is this still not merveilles' site blurb

@neauoire @somnius Hm not sure, there's a "revel in the marvels of the universe... forward thinking individuals who... " one that people from outside see beside a merveilles toot page, I don't think really explains merveilles half as well as this does.

@faun @somnius I agree :) I've just update the homepage with this description.

@somnius @neauoire @faun

*starts winding crank on pedantry engine*

em dash has no spaces around it in Canadian or British English, and only in some American newspapers and

@neauoire @somnius @faun

*starts winding crank on existential crisis engine*

@cancel @neauoire @somnius @faun The irony of this occurring in a community try to establish new ways of speaking is palpable. :P

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I need to check this later with the sources.
As I remember, it's must be the opposite. American style is using em dash without spaces. British and Canadian style uses en dash with full spaces.

I'm curious to check.
@somnius @neauoire @faun

@suvij @somnius @neauoire @faun It was a joke. I don't remember the actual rules :) Though I think most American newspapers use some weird rule.

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Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.