September 24 is National Punctuation Day.
"Civilization is at stake it's very distressing to see this degradation of skills," Rubin said.
Near the end of this web version is a bonus explanation of semicolon; arguably, it's the most maligned and misused punctuation mark.
More information is available at the official website: www.NationalPunctuationDay.com.
(Music on this feature is by Elmer Gibson, "Kid Stuff" from the CD Generation Dance.)