Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Bad Punctuation Doesn't Take a Holiday

This ad for cranberry extract features an apostrophe catastrophe and random capitalization:


And what is that woman doing anyway? Wait, don't answer that. This is a family blog.

4 comments:

nickname3girl said...

*cringe* I'd rather drink my cranberries anyway.

FilmFather said...

How does that get past the editor/proofreader at the ad agency? Maybe the extract company did it themselves "in house."

Like a colleague of mine used to say: "In-house creative produces outhouse results."

Jane Sutton said...

Cinematically referencing, I'll have what she's having.

Anonymous said...

Not only are they punctuation challenged, check out their website trunature.net, where they use the dreaded Comic Sans font.