Q. We are having a discussion: Which is correct when referring to the date (Jan. 2)? The Day after New Year's or The Day after New Years from Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. on Thu, Oct 30, 2014
A. Jan. 2 is the day after New Year's.
Q. If someone in the military is quoted using "sir" in addressing a higher rank,should "sir" be capitalized? Is it, "Yes, Sir," or "Yes, sir"? Thanks. from Alexandria, Va. on Thu, Oct 30, 2014
A. Lowercase sir as a term of address.