Monthly Archives: June 2015

There are 7 Colors in a Rainbow

Today’s front page of the New York Daily News showed an outline map of the United States colored in what, I assume, were intended to be colors of the rainbow. The only problem is that it had only six colors. … Continue reading

Posted in annoying, ignorant, stupid | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Telephone Area Codes are Not Optional

Except for two areas in the United States, telephone calls require 10-digit dialing (and sometimes eleven—a 1 must be used as the first digit). And in areas that allow seven-digit dialing, it only works if the number you are calling … Continue reading

Posted in annoying, ignorant, stupid, typography | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment