What a difference a capital letter makes...

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  1. Unspeaked macrumors 68020

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    I was reading an article about recent oil prices and came across this line - having forgotten what day tomorrow is - and was momentarily stunned:



    Of course, it was actually a capital "g"...

    :D
     
  2. killmoms macrumors 68040

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    I believe you mean a "capital" G, as a "capitol" G is... well, nothing. ;)
     
  3. Unspeaked thread starter macrumors 68020

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    Woops, it's been a loooong day.

    Fixed that...
     
  4. mgargan1 macrumors 65816

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    The other way the sentence should read is: "Friday, most financial markets in the U.S. and many other countries will be closed for good."

    but, it's really the comma that changes the meaning...
     
  5. BengalDuck macrumors regular

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    Yesterday, I helped my Uncle Jack off a horse.

    -or-

    Yesterday, I helped my Uncle jack off a horse.
     
  6. Badandy macrumors 68040

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    I was about to post that and scrolled through this thread to see if anyone had beaten me to the punch. Darn!
     
  7. hayduke macrumors 65816

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    :eek:Snorf!

    (Wipes ice cream off from under his nose...):p
     
  8. c-Row macrumors 65816

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    Same here... :D That's a classic!
     
  9. killmoms macrumors 68040

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  10. Zwhaler macrumors 603

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    LMAO. Wow, that made me laugh hella hard one I figured it out.
     
  11. mactastic macrumors 68040

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    Works on contingency
    no money down.

    or

    Works on contingency?
    No, money down.
    ;)
     
  12. ZiggyPastorius macrumors 68040

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    Dammit!
     

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