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Full disclosure: I have a degree in linguistics, and so I am partial to descriptivist approaches to questions of usage. For me, assertions of correctness or incorrectness that are not reflective of actual usage are highly questionable.
I am a native speaker of American English.
My real name is David Friedland and my e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Feel free to contact me directly.