Saturday, June 27, 2009

What About Spell Check?

The upcoming HLCCA conference in Pittsburgh will include a 60's-themed mixer. I want to get some hippie-style novelty buttons for my outfit. I turned to eBay, and my search yielded this:

If I read this right, the message portrayed here is that home and land ownership is an aid used to enable the weak, injured, and lazy? OooooKaaaaaay.........

I know this is not what the seller intended because the auction has "reality" spelled correctly. But didn't this mistake occur to anyone during the initial manufacturing process?


~M said...

It was probably made in China. LOL :)

Ms. Val said...

I thought of that, M. But I'm surprised that an American wholesaler or retailer didn't notice the mistake.