Spelling mistakes!

Sam Pointon free.condiments at gmail.com
Sat Jan 7 04:41:31 EST 2006

skip at pobox.com wrote:
> >> In fact, googling for "referer" and "referrer" reports a similar
>     >> number of hits, unlike most misspellings.
>     Terry> You know, I almost mentioned that myself. Drives me crazy.
> Me too.  I'm one of those people who, for better or worse, is a good
> speller.  Words just look right or wrong to me and it bothers me when they
> look wrong.

What's worse is the closely related problem of British/American
English, though you sort of get used to it after typing
s/colour/color/g or s/serialise/serialize/g for the thousandth time.
The words look wrong to me, but they're correct in the context.

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