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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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