Ever notice hand-written signs with letters in all-caps, except for the letter L? It looks like an uppercase i ...
WHY DO PEOPlE WRITE lIKE THIS?
Thursday, May 07, 2009
BLOODY BIG YARD SAlE
As part of Rimpy Week, I'm posting another find by our lowercase L sleuth who goes by the name Rimpy Rimpington. In this excellent example — which reminds me of my earliest exposure to the lowercase L phenomenon — not only is there a BiG YARD SAlE, but according to Rimpy, up close the sign looks like it was written with a bloody finger! So I'm willing to excuse the missing stroke on what should be an uppercase L, as the author may have been trying to conserve blood.
Posted by William Levin at 11:46 PM
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