Band names, put to the spelling test and failing miserably

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By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Saturday 6 October 2012

Brought to you by London-based agency Penney Design: names of famous music acts that defy spelling or grammatical correctness, put to a spelling test. Er, all this sez is that musicians either don’t know how to spell, or are free to soar above creativity-crippling mundanities like — pfft — literacy.

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Ten Words You Need To Stop Misspelling

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By Helen Cameron in New Design on Thursday 9 September 2010

Everyone has a pet peeve. Some people lose it over grinding teeth, others over drivers that don’t indicate. Me? I go nuts over people who can’t spell. And I’m not talking about difficult words like ‘antidisestablishmentarianism’ or even ‘encyclopaedia’. I’m talking about words we should have mastered by the third grade.

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