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Darn You, Autocorrect!

What I intended to type: "Can I borrow your cajon*?"

What my iPhone decided I intended to type: "Can I borrow your canon?"

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*cajon (cah-HONE) n:, a box-shaped percussion instrument, originally from Peru. From Spanish cajón: 'box', 'crate', or 'drawer'

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cerrberus
Oct. 17th, 2012 04:54 pm (UTC)
At least it didn't autocorrect to cojon.
ebenbrooks
Oct. 17th, 2012 04:59 pm (UTC)
True enough. :)
wyrmwwd
Oct. 17th, 2012 05:55 pm (UTC)
My friend meant to text "At least you don't have to wait too long." What came out was "At least you don't have to wait to oblong." This is good, because I HATE to wait to oblong!
ebenbrooks
Oct. 17th, 2012 06:08 pm (UTC)
Heh. I remember you posting about that. Funny. :)
wyrmwwd
Oct. 17th, 2012 06:13 pm (UTC)
Now, when we see each other in the halls, we greet each other with "Don't wait to oblong!" :-)
cerrberus
Oct. 17th, 2012 06:10 pm (UTC)
As long as it's not like going pear-shaped....
scifantasy
Oct. 17th, 2012 06:10 pm (UTC)
Said the Christians to the Jews, the Muslims to the Christians, the Romans to the Greeks...

Nevermind.
ebenbrooks
Oct. 17th, 2012 06:21 pm (UTC)
Yeah, I know! :)
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ebenbrooks
Oct. 18th, 2012 04:49 pm (UTC)
Indeed! :)
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