George Carlin

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Capitalism tries for a delicate balance: it attempts to work things out so that everyone gets just enough stuff to keep them from getting violent and trying to take other people's stuff.

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magellan 2 years, 9 months ago
Since we're picking nits, I guess eg should've been e.g. and followed by a comma. O dear.
magellan 2 years, 9 months ago
That's not a universal rule. If you're submitting formal articles to be published in a journal, the publisher will tell you which citation style to use (eg: CMS, AMA, etc.). Some base the rule on colons separating dependent and independent clauses. Your usage is correct, and so is his/hers.
user400381 2 years, 9 months ago
Repeat after me: unless it is a proper noun, you do not capitalize following a colon.

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