Picture Of The Day: Apostrophe Café In Ironic Punctuation Fail

23/02/2012 09:42 | Updated 15 August 2013
  • Andrea Mann Writer of sentences like this one. Also, occasionally, longer ones. But not this time.

If the café chain Apostrophe is going to insist on telling us where to put the accent in 'Apostrophe', may we suggest that it also works on its punctuation? Or failing that, it's punctuation?

This glaring grammatical/punctuation/copywriting error was spotted and snapped by Alice Taylor on Great Eastern Street in London this week, outside the original Apostrophe café.

We can only assume that right now, an awful lot of sandwich cart covers are being recalled... or small pots of pink paint are being handed out. Either way, it's an apostrophe catastrophe.

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