One Tiny Misprint

An Australian publisher has had to pulp a cookbook after one recipe called for “salt and freshly ground black people” to be added to the dish. The recipe called for salt and freshly ground black pepper but a misprint occurred on just one page, probably as a result of a computer’s spell-checker programme.

Never – ever trust a spell-checker!

Full story here: http://uk.news.yahoo.com/18/20100420/tod-cookbook-pulped-after-recipe-calls-f-37b0eca.html

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