Thursday, June 17, 2010

Sure, it's shallow water near the coast


Monday, September 14, 2009

Amphibian problem

From this "for sale by owner" listing:

[Click to enlarge, until I get used to the new programs ;-)]

This is a skink (from Virginia Herpetological Society):

We'll be back!

We've been ill with flu and had to replace the computer and other drudgery.

We'll be back with more typos and awful grammar in a day or two.

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Twitter me this

I've rarely used Twitter and have no earthly idea what twitterhit is.

Looks like somebody should be proofreading:

Saturday, July 25, 2009

Oh, no, Spock!


If the mainstream media can't get the spelling correct, are they reporting anything factually?

This can't be the first time Esquire has printed Nimoy's name.

UPDATE: Esquire spelled it correctly nine times in the past.

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Munch ado

It's discouraging when professionals can't spell somebody's name correctly, and consistently, throughout one article.


Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Want did you say?

Not a spelling error or typo, but another example of poor or no proofreading at The Daily Snooze. Found by Apostrophe Teen. Link:

Thursday, July 16, 2009

There's an echo in here

Software problems at the Daily News?

Link (at the time of posting):

There are two identical articles, here and here.

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

They hit a triple

Link (July 15, 2009 evening):

As of post time, they had three different links, too:



And here.