Is it too latte to tell this writer for Yahoo! Style to stop being so pretentious?
This gal must think she’s the most brilliant person in the world because only she knows there’s an accent mark over the E in latte. She is, of course, wrong.
It must be great to be so sure of your spelling ability that you know you don’t have to look up any word or any name. I wish I had that kind of confidence. Heck, sometimes I Google my own name just be certain that I’m spelling it correctly. So, this gal over at Yahoo! Makers is so free of self-doubt that she makes up a spelling for Cruella de Vil and for the movie she appeared in, 101 Dalmatians:
She’s so sure she’s right, she even uses those misspellings in a caption:
So confident. So consistent. So wrong.