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#1 2011-12-04 08:26:09

From: Spain
Registered: 2009-08-15
Posts: 354

Medal Detector

I know the medal/metal mix-up is in the database but here’s a nice use of it where it makes particularly good sense:

So, if I’m understanding the story right, they sold the rights to medal detect on a plot of land with the understanding if anything was found the people doing the medal detecting would turn it in.

On the plain in Spain where it mainly rains.



#2 2014-04-01 00:32:14

Dixon Wragg
From: Santa Rosa, California
Registered: 2008-07-04
Posts: 715

Re: Medal Detector

And here’s a variation I just stumbled upon while researching a different eggcorn:

He received numerous metals and awards.
online obit



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