Tag Archives: double entendres

Spelling outrage of the day: Thanks for my WHAT?!?!

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from the Perhaps You Should Rephrase That Department: A rather dubious and easily misconstrued Father’s Day ad

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from the Rather Unfortunate Headlines department

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When homework assignments make you do a doubletake

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A rather unfortunate name for those of us with sophomoric minds

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Great moments in advertising, or “Is that a billboard in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?”

From the Drum marketing blog: Beer brand Republica Parrillera Pilsen has literally erected an eye-catching billboard ad …

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Great moments in misinterpreted song lyrics

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Getting the vote up, instead of out? : Proofreading disasters on the campaign trail

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from the Easily Misconstrued Thank You department

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Keeping abreast of problematic packaging …

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Exciting adventures in misspelling

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From the Unfortunate Town Slogans department …

            Saskatchewan town considers changing ‘Land of Rape and Honey’ slogan … which might be a good idea.

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And now for the sophomoric giggle of the day …

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The problems with certain planet names: News blooper of the day

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from the Vintage Ad Bureau: An ad that wouldn’t run in Indiana (or Arkansas) today

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Meanwhile, in Saskatoon …: Great moments in unfortunate double entendres

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How entirely innocent retro ads can be misinterpreted by those of us with sophomoric mind

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from the Dubious Promotional Tagline bureau

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Headline from the Department of Unfortunate Double Meanings

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Inadvertently exciting signs

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Intriguing catering concepts: or, The problem with splitting words in headlines

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Inadvertent genitalia sightings: Public transit division

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Now that’s a cookbook title …

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Space, the final frontier

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Problematic acronyms in action

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