It’s still ‘start-up’ at the Washington Post

Andrew Hyde wrote on his blog last week: “It appears that the long fought battle to drop the hyphen in the word “startup” has won an important victory today: The Washington Post. December 10th appears the last time they used the hyphenated bastardization of an industry I love.”

Sorry, Andrew, but the Washington Post’s Bill Walsh tells me in an email: “There has been no such change.”

* Washington Post Style Guide now includes startup as a word (