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05/28/2009

NOM Spelling FAIL

by Jeremy Hooper

This is the final frame of NOM's new New York marriage ad (debuting today on NY TV):

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And we're the ones who threaten school kids?!?!

**UPDATE: OMG, we didn't even catch it until commenter Carolyn Marie Fugit pointed it out. But if you look at the above again, you will also see that they wrote "same" twice!

**UPDATE2: They've put out a new version of their ad that corrects the word "marriage." However, they left the "same same."

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Your thoughts

How can they be taken anywhere near seriously anymore? Come on, a 'protector' of marriage should at least be able to spell the word! Oh wait! Maybe we've all been fighting them on the wrong thing all along! They're against marraige equality, not marriage equality!!

Posted by: Chris | May 28, 2009 11:28:49 AM

Jeremy, I just HAD to steal it to put on my blog cause this is just TOO DAMN FUNNY not to. I gave you full credit for it though ;p

Posted by: a. mcewen | May 28, 2009 12:05:20 PM

haha i love how you monitor these people and come up with this stuff. so simple, yet brilliant.
http://queersunited.blogspot.com

Posted by: queerunity | May 28, 2009 12:10:57 PM

Thanks for posting this. It made my day. :)

Posted by: JeremyJames | May 28, 2009 12:50:57 PM

We're also suppose to say no to same same sex marriage. Twice the same!

Posted by: Carolyn Marie Fugit | May 28, 2009 1:55:28 PM

If they're against same same marriage, does that mean they're for opposite opposite marriage, which would be gay marriage?

Posted by: kim | May 28, 2009 2:22:21 PM

NOM are sick hateful people, but is a typo really news? Come on now folks.

Posted by: William | May 28, 2009 3:07:34 PM

"but is a typo really news? Come on now folks."

That they have now disseminated not one, but two versions on a much ballyhooed ad that both feature glaring typos? It's not "news" and nobody claimed it was. But it's funny and gay-centric, which is a big part of what we do around here, William.

Posted by: G-A-Y | May 28, 2009 3:14:53 PM

Oh, I love to see them fail. I hope they blew their entire ad budget on this shit. Thanks for the laugh!

Posted by: GreenEyedLilo | May 28, 2009 5:18:00 PM

Maggie Gallagher is a cunt.

Posted by: Sharon | May 29, 2009 12:34:11 PM

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