Mighty Red Pen

September 24, 2008

Reality bites

Filed under: Overseen,Perilous punctuation — mighty red pen @ 6:24 pm
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In honor of National Punctuation Day, MRP gives you this excellent example of gratuitous quotation marks, seen at the Big E in Western Massachusetts.

I’m not sure if what’s “real” is the ice cream or the soft serve, but I’m not taking any chances. Fried dough, anyone?

Hat tip to Moondog.



  1. The reason it’s in scare quotes is that it tastes so fake you’d never think that it was REAL! But it is!

    Comment by FBGD — September 25, 2008 @ 8:27 am | Reply

  2. If Moondog hadn’t zoomed in so close, you’d see the virtual ice cream place next door.

    Comment by helen's dad — September 26, 2008 @ 10:42 am | Reply

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