"off of" in NYT headline

David Wake dnwake at GMAIL.COM
Tue Aug 31 02:13:19 UTC 2010


I've spotted this collocation a few times in the text of weekend
editions, but never in a headline, and never on a weekday.  I wonder
whether this marks an official change in house style, or merely a
change in staff among the copyeditors?


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