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Archive for April 27th, 2009

Why?

diet-aisle-1

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Fun with grocery store aisle signs:

diet-aisle-21

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From an advertising headline:

“High Caliber Insurance Solutions”

What comes to your mind?

Here’s what came to ours:

high-caliber-insurance

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Again with the spam … this time, a job offer.

Within the text was this gem:

“… unwrapping avocation related techniques …”

What comes to your mind?

Here’s what came to ours:

(Everyone has a different technique)

unwrapping-techniques

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No one is safe from headline misinterpretation …

For our GrammarGag Reel, from CNN

A recent headline reads:

“… first lady hits the right notes …”

(click here for the real story)

What comes to your mind?

Here’s what came to ours:

first-lady-hits-notes

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Here’s another one for our GrammarGag Reel under the “headline evokes image” category:

From CNN.com (video)

A headline reads:

“Missing tots ransack neighbor’s house”

(click here for the real story)

What comes to your mind?

Here’s what comes to ours:

tots-ransack-house

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A local newspaper presented this headline from a demographic study…

“Asians share skyrocketing”

What comes to your mind?

Here’s what came to ours:

asians-share-skyrocketing

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We read this …

“… roll up your sleeves and do some scratching beneath the surface …”

What comes to your mind?

Here’s what came to ours:

scratching

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