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I just found this question on one of the boards:

ok i dnt have a problem with any of my kids but i do have a problem with sum of the questions ppl are asking seriously muthers how can u not answer some of these questions ur self......

My answer: Same reason some people can't spell?

gqtm... bad girl!


Caitlin - posted on 10/15/2010




Most of my typing errors are due to holding or nursing the baby while typing, or being incredibly tired after a night shift. I loathe those threads, and generally avoid them.

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LOL Teresa. That cracks me up! I hate text speak. I especially hate it when the word isn't even quicker to write, like when they write 'kewl' instead of 'cool'.

Cat - posted on 10/17/2010




That's awesome Teresa, you're after my heart ♥ I occasionally misspell words, but blatant purposeful ignorance just burns me up

Tara - posted on 10/17/2010




There are too many posts that I don't/can't read beyond the first two lines. The lack of any sort of grammar and/or punctuation is awful.
When people start spelling like they're a couple of teenage boys talking on the corner it drives me nuts.
Some of my sons friends will send me fb messages or chats that go like this "hi t idk wut u sed 2 me lst ngt but im not gonna tell dev how i fel now ill tel him ltr aft 8. kk ttyl" or other such random weirdness. I usually reply with "sorry can you put that into old people English, you know, the kind with vowels and stuff. Humour me I'm old"

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I agree, Sharon - there's typos or deliberately shortened words and then there are signs for the stupid people!

Sharon - posted on 10/15/2010




Typing errors WE GET. But pure idiocy shines through.

When I'm typing on my phone - ugh, its one of the largest phones out there but, lol, the screen is small and the print just scrolls off, I don't always catch my errors. Especially when I'm laying in bed getting ready to fall asleep!

Typos we forgive, overlook! But stupidity, lol, we openly mock.

Tah - posted on 10/15/2010




HAHAHA!!!!!!...this is the only place i can relax..half of the time when i am typing on here i am in weird positions or rushing so i will have some typing errors. I then go in and edit like crazy so noone thinks i can't spell....lol. Good for you Teresa..lol... Sometimes i can't answer because i haven't the slightest clue what you are asking.

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I cannot pretend to always spell properly or use correct grammar 100% of the time but I make an effort. Unfortunately some of the posts on COM are' RITEN LiK Tis" and it drives me bonkers. Some posts are so hard to read that I don't even bother reading through.

Krista - posted on 10/15/2010




Yessss....feel the power of the Snark Side, Teresa. Let your contempt for idiocy flow through you.

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Lols...it really annoys me when people on here can't spell, use incorrect grammar - my favourite is mixing there and their, considering I learnt the difference when I was around 9 year olds! Also the people who start every word with a capital Letter Like This....

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