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Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP04 Mar 2017 10:11 a.m. PST

So, I am texting with my daughter about the rugby sevens games in Lost Wages, Nevada, since she doesn't have the sports channel (actually, she doesn't have cable at all). We get to the half for Scotland vs Australia, with Scotland (surprisingly) in the lead (though they lost in the end):

"Scots 14 – 7 Sissies"

That's why I hate spellcheck.

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP04 Mar 2017 5:41 p.m. PST

Can someone please tell me how to turn off autocorrect?
I would rather make my own mistakes.

zoneofcontrol Inactive Member04 Mar 2017 5:59 p.m. PST

Ewe can't Turin off Audio Connect.

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP07 Mar 2017 7:28 a.m. PST

Cleaning out a lot of old papers last week, I came across some decades-old letters from a wargamer pal. Emailed him about the find,saying "Maybe I should save them for posterity ".

You guessed it--Auto-Dolt changed it to "posterior".

zoneofcontrol Inactive Member07 Mar 2017 11:29 a.m. PST

So you are getting a little behind in your paperwork… I see how it is!

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP08 Mar 2017 7:03 a.m. PST

Ah yes. "I am sitting in the smallest room in my house. I have your review before me. Soon it will be behind me".

Composer Max Reger,to music critic Rudolf Louis,1906

link

jah1956 Inactive Member13 Mar 2017 2:47 p.m. PST

Hafen von Schlockenberg Can you please remember that some of us are not as young as we were you almost killed me I choked on my coffee and you made my ribs hurt Next time please put a warning something like what follows is really and I mean really funny OK

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP14 Mar 2017 8:28 a.m. PST

Well now,in my defense,if you check the link,you'll find I tamped it down a little--I substituted a period for Reger's exclamation point. (Or should I say "exclamation point!"?)

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