Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Spell Check Is Smarter Than You Think


Today I was spell checking a document, and the word "sippy," as in sippy cup, came up as an unknown word. The word suggested instead was "nippy," as in nippy cup?

Actually, that kind of makes sense since the baby is getting used to something that's kind of like the . . .

You see!

Spell Check is Smarter Than You Think.

3 comments:

sybil law said...

The spell check on my computer still doesn't recognize the word "fucking" - that's just ridiculous.

radioactive girl said...

I love your reasoning! Too funny!

Dr. Kenneth Noisewater said...

Sybil: Yeah, spell check kind of needs to grow up and know that people swear a lot.

Radio: Glad you're with me on that one.