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we use the spell checker on here before posting? Are we so self-centered and anxious to see what people say about our questions we can't take a second to fix our errrors or write proper English?

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Asked by Anonymous at 1:09 PM on Nov. 16, 2009 in

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  • Maybe people just don't care. You know what they mean so its not that big of a deal.

    Answer by armywife2009101 at 1:11 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • I love that you posted this under "Back to School"! LOL

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:11 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • That drives me crazy too. There are some really illiterate people having babies and getting on this web-site!

    Answer by amber710 at 1:12 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • Don't you know that you're not allowed to show off your edumacation?

    NOOOO, u mhust typeE lake zis und get pizzed if any1 maks funnn uf U!

    Answer by Wimsey at 1:13 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • There are those that are too lazy to bother, but, sadly, I think there are more who just don't realize that they're spelling words incorrectly. Education isn't the priority it once was and people are actually proud to be stupid these days.

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:14 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • OP here. So true!! People do seem to be "proud to be stupid these days." OUCH! I like to ask, "Are you dumb or just stupid?"

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:19 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • I truly believe that there are many people who do not see the value of education.

    Answer by rkoloms at 3:59 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • Probably for the same reason you don't start your own sentences with CAPITAL LETTERS! kettle.


    Answer by Anonymous at 4:44 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • I've seen a few of those "proud to be stupid" people. One claimed to be highly educated but didn't want to be a "poser". If you are highly educated, acting stupid would make you a "poser", wouldn't it?

    BTW anon :24, the OP did start her sentences with capital letters.

    Answer by mancosmomma at 5:55 PM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • who cares! Your one of those that if you misspell something claim that person must be uneducated!

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:03 AM on Nov. 18, 2009

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