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Photo by William Felker on UnsplashToday’s paper again included a full page wrap ad. And, because I pay attention to such things, I noticed the spelling error.

Like every time I’ve seen that ad.

The main headline on both the front and the back had the same mistake. It’s a common error these days, but still … professionals are paid to take care of such things.

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Advertisements

New ImprovedI was watching TV this morning, being lazy on a gorgeous Saturday.  An ad came on for a product:

Get one can of this amazing product for $19.99!
Plus shipping & handling!
Order now, and we’ll double your order!
(Just pay extra shipping & handling!)
And we’ll throw in a bottle of this OTHER stuff too!

We see this all the time, of course.  It’s just more of the noise of advertising these days.

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