8 Autocorrect Fails That Will Make You LOL

Smartphones aren't always so am rat (er, smart).

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Great > Greasy

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Autocorrect is slowly killing potential relationships, one awkward word replacement at a time. Greasy is just not a good look on anyone. (For more comic relief, don't miss these hilarious texting jokes.)

Beach > Beaumarchais

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We realize you want to show off your knowledge of French playwrights, but really, Siri, which seems more likely: beach or Beaumarchais? (Don't miss these 11 hilarious typos that have actually been printed in newspapers.)

Vicks > Vodka

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Some harmless cough medicine takes a dark turn when one phone’s autocorrect has its say in children’s cold treatments. (Read these other funny computer jokes when you're frustrated with technology.)

Antidiu… > Antidisestablishmentarianism

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Beyond being a winning word in spelling bees, has anyone really used “antidisestablishmentarianism” in a sentence since the 1800s? (Find out how to fix that weird "i" glitch iPhones have been getting.)

Pool > Poop

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Not to get too personal, but we’re hoping any healthy person will be having more than two “poop sessions” in a week. (You'll feel less bad about your autocorrect fails when you read the 9 most expensive typos in the world.)

Mud > Kid

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This is why you shouldn’t text and drive. We knew kids could leave a mess in a car, but kids leaving a mess on the car? That is just plain dark.  (Here are 9 more spelling and grammar mistakes autocorrect won't catch.)

Accompanist > Pianist

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This professional pianist’s phone seems to have learned her profession. No one said smartphones weren’t creepy. (Here are 23 funny cartoons any technophobe will appreciate.)

Ravioli > Racism

If this is Siri trying to shove in her own opinions, she is no longer invited to dinner. (Don't miss these 10 ways technology is making you dumber.)

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