You must be yoking!

I’ve only seen this mistake once before, and of course it was on Yahoo!. This time it appears on Yahoo! DIY:

yolk diy

For the Yahoo! writers and editors, I’ll explain. This is a yolk:

yolk sweater

This is the yoke of a sweater:

yoke sweater

You’re yoking, right?!

Just when I think I’ve seen every homophonic mistake imaginable, the geniuses at Yahoo! Shine come up with a new one:

yokes shine

Just in case someone from Yahoo! Shine is reading this, let me be excruciatingly clear.

This is a yoke:


This is an egg yolk:


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