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Cirque du So-What Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-06-10 05:26 PM
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3. Speaking of screwups...
that Brit fishwrap used the the word 'currently' instead of 'currency.' Spellchecker doesn't pick up on things like that. Good proofreaders must be in short supply everywhere.
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  -Fed forced to 'quarantine' one billion $100 bills after printing error makes them worthless Read mo n2doc  Dec-06-10 05:19 PM   #0 
  - How embarrassing. Wonder if it's in the US press at all. I swear,  gateley   Dec-06-10 05:23 PM   #1 
  - Speaking of screwups...  Cirque du So-What   Dec-06-10 05:26 PM   #3 
     - I don't know if there ARE proofreaders anymore. Another 'high tech'  gateley   Dec-06-10 05:27 PM   #4 
     - I also like...  Glassunion   Dec-06-10 05:35 PM   #8 
     - Funny you say that...  Glassunion   Dec-06-10 05:31 PM   #7 
  - What I would like to know is where was the person in charge of quality control?  Creative   Dec-06-10 05:24 PM   #2 
  - Policies and procedures are in place  notesdev   Dec-06-10 05:29 PM   #5 
  - It seems like it wasn't every bill that was flawed, but if it was up to 30% of the  petronius   Dec-06-10 05:31 PM   #6 
  - Oof. 12 cents a note  charlie   Dec-06-10 05:38 PM   #9 
  - So now we can't even print money right  housewolf   Dec-06-10 05:54 PM   #10 
  - "The flawed bills, which cost around $120 million to print, will have to be burned."  cbdo2007   Dec-06-10 08:47 PM   #11 

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