Why You Should Never, Ever Put Two Spaces After A Period

“When I pointed out that they were doing it wrong—that, in fact, the correct way to end a sentence is with a period followed by a single, proud, beautiful space—the table balked. “Who says two spaces is wrong?” they wanted to know.”

Double spacing. A workaround for improving readability of monospaced type on typewriters that became a legacy typographic convention driving professionals insane. To reflect on reality of ignorance make sure to also see the comment section.

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