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Harry Pothead and the Philosopher's Stoner

This is an actual text conversation between my sister and I (I am the blue text boxes).  For context, she was asking to borrow some books from my extensive audiobook library when I visit her this weekend and her phone autocorrected.  Yes, we’re total nerds.



Typed a message to a fellow writer. Instead of “brainstorming” together … we’re apparently “bra storming” this evening.

Oh, the visual images …

N.R. Allen

Scientists aim to harness the humour of autocorrect

Excerpt from this article:

The professor was inspired to carry out a study into the unintentional humour of predictive text mistakes after falling victim to an erroneous email sign off.

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Embarrassing Autocorrect Moments

I am sure all of us have faced this at some point in our rush to send out an instant mail or message…and the realization usually hits us right after we hit the Send button. 101 more words



I am fractured
the world of difference
between what you think
of the past few years,
the test of your choice.
The only thing
that you can forget… 246 more words


How Technology is Changing our Attitudes Toward What is Acceptable

It may be a slightly longer title that normal, but I just woke up and my coffee has not yet made the move from my cup to my stomach, so please forgive me. 372 more words

Alex Laybourne

'Can we Auto-correct humanity?'

Check out the latest hit of another video addressing the impacts of social media – it’s going viral as we speak!