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Chris -- 2015-05-30
Here are a few excerpts from one single post on slashdot.org – a regular “corny cope ya.”
“We’re widdling away at our country because we can.” – widdling
“Our people like to tinker and blaim, so they keep chopping away at the country, for it is to blaim for all our problems.” – blaim
“Just as long as they show up and weed wack our lawns.” – wack for whack
and in another of his posts:
Of course, maybe these aren’t strictly eggcorns, just bad spelling… but a search through his other posts could be entertaining.
(For those who are sensitive, warning – there is PROFANITY in his posts.)