She digged at Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his handpicked school board that includes hotel heiress Penny Pritzker.My question is: is "digged" proper for some reason, rather than "dug"? "Digged" is listed as "archaic" at dictionary.com.
The meaning, in context, lines up with the usage "get in a dig," meaning to make a hurtful or critical remark.
Of course, people occasionally do use 2 different forms of the past tense for a verb, depending on the meaning of the verb.
Most men would rather be hung than hanged.
Would you rather be digged or dug?
Or does the question merit a shrug?