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Pleeeeeeeeeeeeease correct the description next to the biscuit!

(16 Posts)
ilove Wed 04-Nov-09 19:50:34

It is not *For a I have nothing to say face*

It is *For an I have nothing to say...*


FawkesMenthe Wed 04-Nov-09 19:53:25

Shouldn't this be in pedants corner? [biscuit}

Flightattendant Wed 04-Nov-09 19:55:18

No you would need to deal with the prolific commas as well then, smiley corner would go to pot. I like it that way, all the punctuation and everything.

ilove Wed 04-Nov-09 19:58:14

It hurts my eyes sob

ilove Wed 04-Nov-09 20:00:21

little nag...

AnyDisembodiedHomeMcFly Wed 04-Nov-09 20:01:20


ilovepiccolina Wed 04-Nov-09 20:03:59

Shouldn't there also be some quotation marks? As in: For an "I have nothing to say on this matter" face

And yes, there are too many commas.

I'm NOT too pedantic. I'm NOT!! <<stamps foot>>

PestoPyrotechnicsMonster Wed 04-Nov-09 20:04:10

C'mon, c'mon Mumsnet, get it right!!

ilove Wed 04-Nov-09 20:05:09

It is still hurting my eyes wail I might have to log off and shudder TAKE A BREAK!

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 04-Nov-09 20:08:21

<enters thread nervously, with Fowler's English Usage as trusty shield>

Um, yes, you are right on the 'an' front.

And quote marks would be nice.

Unfortunately, this is something only BigTech can fix - for some reason, he won't let us play with all the toys in the Shed hmm

We'll hit him over the head with a dictionary ask him to look at it tomorrow.

PestoPyrotechnicsMonster Wed 04-Nov-09 20:09:34

Thanks Helen

[relieved emoticon]

ilove Wed 04-Nov-09 20:13:15

Oh thankyou!

ilove Fri 06-Nov-09 16:53:56

sob Big Tech hasn't done it and it's Friday night now which means I have to post with my eyes closed all weekend!

chachachachangedit Sun 08-Nov-09 11:09:08


IdrisTheDragon Sun 08-Nov-09 11:13:56

It is Still Wrong biscuit

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Sun 08-Nov-09 13:01:42

We know. Sorry. (Think maybe BigTech was concentrating so hard on the no-eyes look, he took his eye off the biscuit ball.)

We'll get it fixed as soon as poss next week.

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