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Thu Jan 31, 2013, 08:52 PM

At first I thought Earl G must have posted this on Facebook

but realized, sadly, it's real

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Reply At first I thought Earl G must have posted this on Facebook (Original post)
CatWoman Jan 2013 OP
Kalidurga Jan 2013 #1
neverforget Jan 2013 #2
Spazito Jan 2013 #3
2theleft Jan 2013 #22
patrice Jan 2013 #4
Robb Jan 2013 #5
Whisp Jan 2013 #10
NoGOPZone Jan 2013 #6
MrScorpio Jan 2013 #7
Scuba Feb 2013 #24
TheCowsCameHome Jan 2013 #8
flamingdem Jan 2013 #11
NV Whino Jan 2013 #9
flamingdem Jan 2013 #12
NV Whino Jan 2013 #14
flamingdem Jan 2013 #16
NV Whino Jan 2013 #19
Lady Freedom Returns Jan 2013 #13
Mnemosyne Jan 2013 #15
sad-cafe Jan 2013 #17
niyad Jan 2013 #18
Cha Jan 2013 #20
pkdu Jan 2013 #21
lpbk2713 Feb 2013 #23
Berlum Feb 2013 #25
leveymg Feb 2013 #26
JHB Feb 2013 #27
niyad Feb 2013 #28

Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 08:54 PM

1. The Crazy is strong with the baggers. NT.

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 08:55 PM

2. Damm stragt morans!

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:01 PM

3. LOL, take note of the hat as well...

That's what I call a two-fer.

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Response to Spazito (Reply #3)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 11:53 PM

22. Freaking hilarious.

You can't make this stuff up.

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:02 PM

4. Makes you wonder why morans don't realize that other people tend not to trust people

who can't be bothered to spell correctly, or to inform themselves about their subject, to make decisions about anything as important and highly complex as health care.

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:02 PM

5. AMNETY!!

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Response to Robb (Reply #5)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:09 PM

10. amnetyville horrors.

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:03 PM

6. Medicated Lemonade? nt

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:06 PM

7. Half of the words are misspelled in a six word sentence

And the writer seems to unaware that Medicaid is a government program.

The American Voter, everybody!

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Response to MrScorpio (Reply #7)

Fri Feb 1, 2013, 06:28 AM

24. Sad, isn't it?

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:07 PM

8. The hat says it all

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Response to TheCowsCameHome (Reply #8)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:17 PM

11. That is so cliche it must be a snarky lefty behind that sign!

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:08 PM

9. This one is a classic on many levels

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Response to NV Whino (Reply #9)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:18 PM

12. What if it's a fake

they can't be that dumb? I mean it's one thing to spell poorly it's another to flaunt it and none of his buddies said anything??

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Response to flamingdem (Reply #12)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:31 PM

14. What? You expect his buddies to spell better than he does?

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Response to NV Whino (Reply #14)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 10:10 PM

16. What about the wife of his buddy... uh

a neighbor? Um, maybe his kids teacher? Oh they home school

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Response to flamingdem (Reply #16)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 10:32 PM

19. I rest my case.

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Response to NV Whino (Reply #9)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:19 PM

13. I remember another classic.

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 09:58 PM

15. Needs that signage to hide his ignorant ass. Coward. nt

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 10:11 PM

17. seriously

 

there is something wrong with these people

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 10:25 PM

18. at which point I have to ask "does it hurt to be that stupid?"

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Thu Jan 31, 2013, 11:18 PM

20. GET A CLUE, MORAN!

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Fri Feb 1, 2013, 12:32 AM

23. He deserves a little bit of credit ...




for holding it right side up.


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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Fri Feb 1, 2013, 06:33 AM

25. Republican Family Value Degeneracy

Down, down, down they go...

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Fri Feb 1, 2013, 07:34 AM

26. They already kept "govment" (sic) out of your education. What else do you want?

Well, if you think it worked for you . . .

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Response to CatWoman (Original post)

Fri Feb 1, 2013, 07:38 AM

27. Is this a new one, or from back in TP heyday?

If it's new, there may still be hope for my "Tea Party Sign Correction" business idea.

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Response to JHB (Reply #27)

Fri Feb 1, 2013, 10:00 AM

28. who are those guys who run around correcting ads and signs--saw them profiled on cbs sunday

morning a year or so ago. they must be having a great time.

on edit--found this about them:


'Grammar vigilantes' fined for fixing sign at Grand Canyon




Misplacing an apostrophe isn't a federal offense, but fixing one is -- at least when it involves a historic sign inside a national landmark.
Benjamin Herson, 28, of Virginia Beach and Jeff Deck, 28, of Somerville, Mass., learned that lesson the hard way. Federal officials in Arizona charged the self-described "grammar vigilantes" with defacing a nearly 70-year-old hand-painted sign in a watchtower along the Grand Canyon's South Rim.

The two men, Dartmouth College graduates whose friendship was forged in a creative writing class, pleaded guilty this month to one misdemeanor count of conspiracy to vandalize government property. In their plea, they acknowledged using error-correcting fluid and a marker to conceal a misplaced apostrophe, insert a new one and add a comma.

They added an apostrophe in "women’s" and added a comma in a list, both in the first paragraph of the sign's text (see large photo). The location of the concealed apostrophe is unclear.

Herson and Deck made the correction in March during a road trip across the country to "stamp out as many typos as we can find" on behalf of the Typo Eradication Advancement League, according to court records. The pair drew national media attention and chronicled their efforts on a blog. Investigators submitted those posts and photos as evidence.

. . . .

http://hamptonroads.com/2008/08/grammar-vigilantes-fined-fixing-sign-grand-canyon



I was visiting one of the local historic museums a couple of years ago, and there were so many mistakes in the information boards I wanted to scream. I did call one of the docents over to point them out, and was told "well, we had volunteers doing it." "And nobody bothered to proofread any of it?" siggghhhh

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