It’s still not something in a closet

The benefit mentioned in this Yahoo! omg! photo caption isn’t being held in a closet, but in a hangar:

It’s not the first time Yahoo! has confused a hanger with a hangar. Maybe it’s time to hang it up.


It must be a mighty big hanger…

in a mighty big closet to accommodate a fundraising party. Perhaps the writer of this Yahoo! omg! photo caption confused the device for hanging clothes with the aircraft shelter, which is a hangar:

The hanger/hangar homophone confusion isn’t new. I remember having problems with distinguishing the two words when I was in fourth grade. It was also that year that I learned that the possessive of women is women’s.

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