Typo News

Typos continue to confuse readers. The Typo Bounty Movement™ (?) is going to change that! Check out some typo related news identifying the power of this problem. 

Spelling mistakes 'cost millions' in lost online sales

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-14130854
 

Kai Herbert Sues JPMorgan Chase Over $3 Million Typo

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/23/kai-herbert-jpmorgan-chase_n_1374996.html
 

University of Texas apologizes for 'pubic affairs' commencement typo

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/sideshow/university-texas-apologizes-pubic-affairs-commencement-typo-183616371.html
 

Romney Campaign Typo - 'Amercia' - Draws Internet Ribbing

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/05/romney-campaign-typo-amercia-draws-internet-ribbing/
 

FAA suspends furloughs, typo or not

ttp://www.cnn.com/2013/04/27/politics/faa-legislation/index.html?hpt=hp_bn3
 

School misspells its name -- Caught 9 years later

http://www.click2houston.com/community/education/School-misspells-its-name-Caught-9-years-later/-/1735356/12970756/-/5xw5twz/-/index.html
 

Typo Holds Up Obama's Signature on FAA Bill

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/04/typo-delays-faa-funding-bill/
 

Typo temporarily puts Miss Universe Canada crown on wrong head

http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/americas/canada-miss-universe-mixup
 

Mexican Textbooks Riddled With Errors

http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/mexico-heads-back-school-flawed-textbooks-19997283
 

Was Today's Stock Market Plunge Caused By a Typo?

http://gawker.com/5532893/was-todays-stock-market-plunge-caused-by-a-typo
 

Vatican pulls misspelled 'Jesus' medals

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/10/11/jesus-misspelled-vatican-medal/2965195/

 

Grammer on grammar: Celebrity takes on "egregious" errors of the Twitterverse of the  CCelebrity takes on 'egregious' errors of the Twitterverse   

http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/02/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/kelsey-grammer-grammar-twitter/

 

Best Writing / Grammar Song Ever, Weird Al, "Word Crimes"

http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/16/showbiz/lead-weird-al-yankovic-interview/index.html?iref=allsearch

 

 

TCU sends grads off into the world with a typo

http://thescoopblog.dallasnews.com/2016/05/typo-on-tcu-graduation-program-prompts-laughs-and-dismay-on-social-media.html/

 

 

Typos -- no big deal? Think again

http://www.cnn.com/2010/OPINION/05/16/greene.typo/nd-dismay-on-social-media.html/

 

 

CNN Made a Funny Typo Today

http://gawker.com/5614314/cnn-made-a-funny-typo-today