This little chip clip from Tim Hortons (I have only a vague idea what that is, but I gather it’s quite popular in Canada) was sitting around the office kitchenette just minding its own business. It had no idea it was about to cross paths with MRP on this fateful day:
The URL for Tim Hortons is http://www.timhurtons.com? Not so fast, my editorial friends, it looks as though we have a typo on our hands. The person who approved this typoriffic chip clip must be hurtin’.
Bonus MRP moment: A few weeks ago, coverage of Cyclone Yasi in Australia led to a lively dialogue on a vintage MRP post, “Hunker down vs. bunker down.” Among other things, the debate about the legitimacy of bunker down led to this remark from commenter Tania (who showed an impressive command of the word codswallop): “I thought that only Americans made up words but clearly, Australians do too.” See? Everyone does it.