The apostrophe has been taking some heat lately. James Harbeck says we should kill the apostrophe altogether.
Point out, apropos of nothing, that the apostrophe is not a punctuation mark.
Just learned this term today–for the too-common (and need I even say “inappropriate”?) use of apostrophes to make plurals, often found in grocery-story signage.
Now the Bremner Editing Center notes the spreading plague of the apostropocalypse (or “apostrophail”).