The Great Typo Hunt

Jeff Deck had been poked in his editorial eagle-eyes once too often by the glaring typos that seemed to be breeding on signs all around him. Enlisting his friend Benjamin D. Herson in the Typo Eradication Advancement League, he set out on a quixotic journey to make right the errors proliferating across the American landscape. Great fun.

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