I’m very thankful that we live in a world where people catch every slip-up known to man and then upload those mistakes to the Internet.
It just makes life a little more enjoyable, doesn’t it?
You bet it does! And here are 14 stellar examples.
1. I don’t think I want to try that.
2. I’m sure he did.
A concise argument for copy editors. pic.twitter.com/n6yuGkIqb3
— Naomi Schalit (@Naomi_Schalit) August 9, 2017
3. Sex clams are no good.
Pay your copy editors. pic.twitter.com/QiwFSszE0f
— Benjamin Freed (@brfreed) November 11, 2017
4. Thrust in Jesus.
5. You know what, good for him!
Writer: "Is it 'firsthand' or 'first hand'?"
Editor: "Either one is fine." pic.twitter.com/36xHxrG9q1
— AJ ⚾️ (@NCSox) October 29, 2017
6. Wow. This is really something.
A contender for the best typo of the year! pic.twitter.com/xGGwhy3KES
— Jerry Coyne (@Evolutionistrue) November 9, 2017
7. What a deal!
8. Oh God, no…
9. Someone got fired.
Hugh Hefner is gone and so is the job of the person who did this pic.twitter.com/mH4YVuobSr
— Maybe: lauren ashley smith (@msLAS) September 28, 2017
10. Read the peeface first.
11. Hahahaha. Amazing.
Raise your hand if you misread "fucking" as a verb in this lede. pic.twitter.com/yd0PBZ3SL2
— BuzzFeed Style Guide (@styleguide) November 6, 2017
12. That’s too bad.
13. C’mon editors…
oxford comma much? pic.twitter.com/YxFTRQpttL
— Owen Davis (@odavis_) October 2, 2017
14. Actually, not really…
Those are so funny, I think I’m gonna go back and read through them again…
But… we want to know what are YOUR faves?
Post those comments, fam!