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Historical typo:

After President Woodrow Wilson went to the theatre with his then-fiancee Edith Galt, the press reported this Freudian slip: "The president spent the evening entering Mrs. Galt."

Astronomic Typo:

Reporting on the Hadron Collider, the New York Times printed "Hardon Collider."

 

Lost Consonants by Graham Rawle:




Hall of Shame

Think you don't need proofreading? Spellcheck would not have caught any of these errors. Don't let these happen to you.

They meant: assess
They wrote: asses

They meant: public relations
They wrote: pubic relations

They meant: current
They wrote: currant

They meant: defected
They wrote: defecated

They meant: annal
They wrote: anal

They meant: deified
They wrote: defied

They meant: complied
They wrote: compiled

They meant: Madam
They wrote: Madman

They meant: We plan on using more freelancers
They wrote: We plan on suing more freelancers