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A Snowstorm is no excuse

In Uncategorized on January 25, 2010 at 2:26 pm

My boyfriend and I just moved to D.C., and we managed to move in right before about 12 inches of snow hit the city! We were still around for the massive snowstorm, though, so of course we walked around in it. To my dismay, we found this sign outside a CVS:

I hope this was written by a non-native English speaker and I should be so lucky. It’s either missing a “be,” as in “Will be closed at 3:30PM,” or, even better, just has an extra “d” added after the word “close.”



In Uncategorized on January 8, 2010 at 4:08 pm


10 Words You Need to Stop Misspelling

In Uncategorized on January 5, 2010 at 4:06 pm

A friend sent me this, and I think it’s worth posting. I wouldn’t call these all “misspellings” as some, I think, are “misuses”, but it is still a great little resource for those of you who just can’t seem to grasp the “there, their, and they’re” concept.