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Thu, 22 May 2008
Typo Eradication Advancement League - 18:18
This is fantastic, though I almost feel it should not be in
/amusing. I have not even
read the articles or website yet, just saw the
Metafilter. The quote on Mefi was enough to get a laugh out of me.
Immediately, Herson spotted an offense - a second - floor awning outside a tarot
shop that advertised "Energy Stone's." They climbed the stairs to the second
floor and approached a middle-age women with a quizzical expression. "We
happened to notice the sign for energy stones," Deck said, "and there happens
to be an extra apostrophe. 'Stone's' doesn't need the apostrophe."
"And?" she asked, her voice flat with annoyance.
"And we wanted to bring it to your attention," Deck said.
A look inside the daring lives of Jeff Deck and Benjamin Herson, vanguards of
the Typo Eradication Advancement League.
Tribune article and their
website are linked. Okay
so sure I am not
exactly the person who should laugh at typos, however as one of the
comments points out, this is not exactly typos they are getting stuck into.
Also I should note it is pretty sad I have just effectively duplicated a Mefi