Do you think writing is a glamorous job? If you’re looking for a job with lots of glamor, would you consider being a writer for the Yahoo! front page? If you think that’s the preferred spelling of the word in the U.S., you’ll fit right in:
Here’s what the American Heritage Dictionary has to say about the spelling of glamour:
Many words, such as honor, vapor, and labor, are usually spelled with an -or ending in American English but with an -our ending in British English. The preferred spelling of glamour, however, is -our, making it an exception to the usual American practice. The adjective is more often spelled glamorous in both American and British usage.