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I'm so disappointed in FARK. One of their news items:

Protip: If you're going to grope a woman at a theme park, make sure you do it where you won't be seen. Doing it on a ride that takes your photograph is definately NOT the place to do it. (with pic)

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lizblizz
Feb. 4th, 2010 06:18 am (UTC)
Because of the content, or because they misspelled "definitely"?
thisgirliknow
Feb. 4th, 2010 06:18 am (UTC)
definitely.

lizblizz
Feb. 4th, 2010 07:37 am (UTC)
I've never understood why people have such a hard time with that one. I never see anyone spell "definite" as "definate", so why is it hard once they add the "ly"? And... I've never met anyone who pronounced it as "definATEly", so even if you sound it out, it's "definITEly". But I know plenty of friends who have issues with that one.
negativeneve
Feb. 4th, 2010 02:50 pm (UTC)
It's the 'e' between the 't' and the 'l' and the phonetics.
ellie_kay
Feb. 4th, 2010 07:08 am (UTC)
hahaha, i'm all, "when did melissa become a hardcore women's-libber?" but then i saw the spelling error...i yelled at my mom for that one a couple days ago! and i KNOW she knows better!!
brittdreams
Feb. 4th, 2010 04:04 pm (UTC)
Apparently it's just me but I find the content more appalling than the typo.
thisgirliknow
Feb. 4th, 2010 05:10 pm (UTC)
Much of their stuff is a little appalling-- that's something you have to realize before you read FARK. Much of their readership is super geeky/smart though, so you think they'd check twice about spelling errors.
brittdreams
Feb. 4th, 2010 05:26 pm (UTC)
Oh, I know about the tone because I've read Fark before (used to read it at work every day to kill time).
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