Off-Topic: World’s Most Embarrassing Typo?

By Adam Pick on August 13, 2010

Well, here’s something to make your old English teacher gasp in horror…

A road contractor hired to paint the word “school” on a freshly paved stretch of road near Southern Guilford High School in North Carolina rendered the traffic area in question a “shcool” zone.

 

Typo Of School On Street

 

Have a grat, phun weaknd!
Adam


Written by Adam Pick
- Patient & Website Founder

Adam Pick, Heart Valve Patient Advocate

Adam Pick is a heart valve patient and author of The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery. In 2006, Adam founded HeartValveSurgery.com to educate and empower patients. This award-winning website has helped over 10 million people fight heart valve disease. Adam has been featured by the American Heart Association and Medical News Today.

Adam Pick is a heart valve patient and author of The Patient's Guide To Heart Valve Surgery. In 2006, Adam founded HeartValveSurgery.com to educate and empower patients. This award-winning website has helped over 10 million people fight heart valve disease. Adam has been featured by the American Heart Association and Medical News Today.


Tim Mangum says on August 14th, 2010 at 8:07 pm

I actually live about 5 minutes from this schoo. The story has been on all of the local print and television news–can’t believe it made it to the national market. Guess it shows the value of a good education and what happens when you don’t have a good education.


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