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#66881 - 06/20/06 07:06 PM Misspelling
Sparks30 Offline
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My friend took the Ct E-2 and a question on there was something like How many wires can you fit under a blotted gound screw. I never heard of this or is it slotted ground screw?
Any ideas. Thanks

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#66882 - 06/20/06 07:31 PM Re: Misspelling
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maybe it was a blotted sound crew
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#66883 - 06/20/06 08:31 PM Re: Misspelling
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Registered: 08/08/05
Posts: 264
Loc: Canada
Don't be silly togol, it's a bloated round shrew.
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#66884 - 06/20/06 09:00 PM Re: Misspelling
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Registered: 05/27/03
Posts: 2837
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Thats doubled Cockney Slang for "Rotten Brown Shoe", which translates to.....
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#66885 - 06/21/06 06:08 AM Re: Misspelling
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Registered: 05/09/05
Posts: 884
Loc: Chicago Illinois USA
You could always run Microsoft's SpellCheck:

Eye have a spell chequer
It came with my pea sea
It plainly marks four my revue
Miss steaks eye kin not sea

Eye strike a quay and type a word
And weight for it too say
Weather eye am wrong or write
It shows me strait a weigh

As soon as a mist ache is maid
It shoes before two long
And eye can put the error write
It's rare lea ever wrong

Eye have run this poem threw it
I'm shore your please to no
It's letter perfect all the weigh
My chequer towed me sew
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#66886 - 06/21/06 07:20 AM Re: Misspelling
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Registered: 01/22/05
Posts: 5305
Loc: Blue Collar Country
I had ghoti for dinner last night.

Don't know what ghoti is? Sure you do. Think:

"gh" as in 'laugh' =F
"o" as in 'woman' =i
"ti" as in 'nation' =sh


Along similar lines, columnist Mike Royko once put the Gettysburg address through one of those programs..... let's just say the computer version was forgotten before the ink dried!

(I was going to edit my goof...but Mahlere caught me first! :-))

[This message has been edited by renosteinke (edited 06-21-2006).]

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#66887 - 06/21/06 02:10 PM Re: Misspelling
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Sixer,
upon mature consideration.......

that is one sorry -ass lookin woman
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#66888 - 06/21/06 02:14 PM Re: Misspelling
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Posts: 426
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Royko.......!!

that was some fine writin' right there
the guy could bring tears to my eyes with
his stories
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#66889 - 06/21/06 02:55 PM Re: Misspelling
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Registered: 11/17/05
Posts: 514
Loc: New Jersey
reno,

that would actually be "o as in 'women' = i"

dang spell checkers.

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#66890 - 06/23/06 09:43 AM Re: Misspelling
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Posts: 615
Loc: Palo Alto, CA, USA
Didn't I read that Miss Spelling got married? Or was it that she got divorced again? It's so hard to keep track with these Hollywood types.

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