Monthly Archives: December 2012

Holy Days or Holidays?

Sometimes typos are almost delicious – like this sign at a cafe that mixes up ‘holy days’ and ‘holidays’. ‘Student night every Monday! (except school holydays) I must confess that I went through a thought process before deciding that ‘holydays’ is not an intentional pun. I’ll blame the effects of the lead up to Christmas. The real […]

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Personal greetings en masse

This week I received a ‘personal Christmas e-card’ from a Queensland government Minister. It was simply a PDF attached to an email. The PDF is a single page with a photograph of the Minister, a ‘best wishes’ statement, and a ‘Dear P&C Secretary’ address. The email was also addressed to ‘Dear P&C Secretary’, with this […]

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