Poor punctuation again!

I found this on the BBC

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23849386

Now there are spaces starting to appear before punctuation ie spaces before ?

Why?  The BBC is supposed to be the guardian of all that is good in language. You don’t need a spece before a question mark, do you?

The damn punctuation!

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Bangorrhea!

Great article for linguists and those people who (like me) are irritated by the overuse of exclamation marks. Great name for it by the way – bangorrhea. Could it also be a flightless bird from Wales!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23781044

Do women do this more than men as the article claims?

I notice a lot of them [!] in students’ assignments and also far too many capitals on words that should never have them (Table, Chair etc). Anyone want to suggest a word for using capitals too much/indiscriminately? I will email suggestions to the Urban Dictionary?