Damn You, Autocorrect!

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My phone thinks it's smarter than I am. It has a nasty habit of twisting my words -- before I'm even done typing them -- into things that are radically different from what I meant to type. A recent example: "I'm almost done with lunch" became "I'm almost done with linchpin." Huh? That, combined with how quickly I hit "send" after writing a text message, makes for a really high error rate.

Damn You, Autocorrect! is a blog that celebrates the mistakes that such aggressive autocorrecting can create, and highlights the silliest and most embarrassing examples that people send in. Here are a few recent ones:

Have you been erroneously autocorrected lately? Let us know in the comments.

November 15, 2010 - 4:58am
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