Grocery Store Abuse

Jan writes:

Grocery stores seem to have the most egregious apostrophe abuses. There have been many I’ve missed because I didn’t have my camera on me, but these two… oy. “Greek Cheese’s” is pretty normal, but “Chicken Cordon Blue’s” took the cake for me.


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2 thoughts on “Grocery Store Abuse

  1. That is hilarious! I have as well noticed, but nothing is worse than the abuse of quotation marks. I drive by on a regular basis a Dental office, although it may be a mouth torture office with inexperienced hacks parading as Dentists. The sign is simply:

    “Dentists”

    yikes!

  2. I appreciate that this is a site dedicated to the apostrophe, but the very worst case I saw was a greengrocer’s full stop.

    Outside a social club in Fair Oak, England, there was a notice board advertising the fact that

    New member.s always welcome

    Sadly I didn’t have my camera.

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