Mighty Red Pen

December 16, 2009

Because a nose knows

Filed under: Overseen,Spellbound — mighty red pen @ 7:38 pm

A very lucky young lady in Minnesota has her helmet to thank for saving her from more serious injuries during a recent skiing accident.  However, no helmet in the world could save this proofreader from this typographical accident:

Hat tip to Z, who spotted this little tidbit on the Minnesota Public Radio website (since then corrected) and observed, “Phonetic spelling of ‘nose’ with a Minnesota accent?”


1 Comment »

  1. As a lifelong and highly proficient procrastinator, I have occasionally felt as if I had “broken my nows.”

    Comment by David — December 17, 2009 @ 3:34 pm | Reply

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