Originally Posted by DrNefario
Bad grammar is rude.
It's asking me, the reader, to do the work to figure out what you're trying to say, rather then you, the writer, writing it in a such a way as to make its meaning clear.
Less work for you, more work for me. As I say: rude.
You just gave me work then, working out that you meant by rather then, rather than, rather than. Not easy is it?