The mind boogles

Today, Google, a search engine, posted a Doodle to mark the anniversary of the first successful expedition to the South Pole.

Shortly thereafter, El País, one big unedited blog based somewhere in Spain, commemorated this commemoration with a short article designed primarily to take up space.

google-doddle

Readers who proceed to the end of the first paragraph…

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…and click on that second “doddle” will discover that El País knows perfectly well how to spell “doodle” but just can’t be bothered today.

[Ed. note: With the world rapidly spiraling to an end on multiple fronts, could anything possibly matter less? And yet…]

h/t @daancu, ever vigilant at the orthographic barricades

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