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Joined: January 27, 2013
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The change really started creeping in when as newspapers dropped a paid position, in lieu of Spell Checker. A person reading the article would read 'pled', and let it stand. Most Spell Checkers, flag it as misspelled, Every time I see 'pleaded' in an article, my brain automatically translates it to 'pled'.
Too bad they didn't use an unabridged dictionary for Spell Check.
MarkO (The Old Man)
January 27, 2013, 11:03am
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