We are all very familiar with the bogus used clothes collectors that drive by in the early hours to grab the bags that have been left out in response to their regular never ending leaflet drops. A recent leaflet for one such collection had the gall to ask people not to put the bags out […]
Ok, this sign doesn’t fall into any of the usual categories (bad grammar, laziness, typo) but it is a little strange. While it is using 12 hour clock, simply adding “AM” must not have been deemed clear enough so “In The Morning” was appended.
Back in January a Californian woman gave birth to 8 babies. She already had 6 children. Not surprisingly there was quite a reaction to this, with the doctor being investigated and the woman’s grandparents calling her “absolutely irresponsible” and her behaviour “unconscionable“. The photo here, from the Irish Times, shows a local resident protesting outside […]
I mentioned the large numbers of flyers coming through the letter box and how I scan them to see if they are eligible for this site. A beauty of a candidate arrived a few weeks ago. At first scan I only saw the “availabul” typo. When I flipped the flyer over it got worse. It […]
We all get tons of flyers (junk mail to many) in our letterboxes each day. I always give them a look over, to see if there is anything interesting, but also to scan for typos. Most are error free, but some have small issues (others not so small). This flyer is from some building contractors. […]
On a positive note shopping in my local Tesco is a pleasant experience at 8am on a Monday morning – fruit and veg well stocked, very few customers and no queue at the till. In the enthuasism to highlight the price of a vegetable fruit, someone mispelt “Tomato.” I would normally report a typo to […]