Date Tags ling

Just for fun, I like to collect speech errors.

target of utterance: low barrier to entry ; actuallyproduced:

“We saw the opportunity here,” said Cesar Miranda, 24. “Anyone can jump in and try and grab a piece of this market while it is still fresh. There’s a low entry to failure.” (seen on NY Times)

target of uterance: lipstick on a pig; actually produced:

“It is like lipstick on a Trojan horse,” said Ms. Miller of the Texas Freedom Network. (

(But maybe this is an intentional play on words?)