Archive for ‘Articles’

“Shcools,” from Sea to Shining Sea.

Friday, May 27th, 2016

In January of 2012, writers from the NY Post wrote about a, “humiliating spelling error.” The error in question was the misspelling of “school” as “shcool” for a crosswalk. East Coast officials blamed the mishap on a, “clueless contractor.” Four years later, we now find “school” misspelled, once again! And this one’s a whopper on the West […]

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and the “was been” Claptrap.

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

As editors, we do not have much time to indulge in one of our favorite pastimes: gaming! Yep, we are hard-working, big kids with families. Being gamers, nevertheless, the “Borderlands” series is near and dear to us. So, when the 23-year old monthly video game magazine, “Game Informer,” listed the “Top 50 Games of 2014,” […]

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“Promp” and “Circumsance.”

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

One might think the seriousness of the situation in Crimea would “prompt” news editors to avoid major spelling errors in their headlines. Alas, such is not the case at the Washington Post.

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