Thursday, May 6, 2010

Apostrophe Catastrophe, Hear Me Roar!

Lynne says she was "gobsmacked" to find this badly punctuated flyer in one of her shopping bags from Food Lion in North Carolina:

The spacing and lack of hyphens also made me wonder what "complete the tell" means.

Thanks, Lynne!


Laura said...

The all capital letters also add to the confusion. I think it's: Complete the "Tell Food Lion" survey.

Joey said...

Yuck. Also, the last line uses the @ symbol just before a URL. I wonder how many people tried sending an e-mail to

Can't they just spell out "at" when it's not an e-mail address?