Death to too ipads...

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    Oh what a sad day as I watched as parents handed there beloved ipad over to there child while sitting on the top row of bleachers.... Kids iPads and bleachers don't mix we'll and it was sad to see the iPads fall to there boom! Not one but two... Oh the horror!
     
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    Oh! That was like a horror movie!
     
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    Poor child to have ideots for parents
     
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    Whats bleaches?
     
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    I think they are the open-air stands/ benches alongside sports fields and athletics tracks. Like in Grease (?).
     
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    From Wikipedia:
    "In American English, bleachers or stands are raised, tiered rows of seats found at sports fields and other spectator events. Stairways access the horizontal rows of seats, often with every other step gaining access to a row of seats."

    I believe rhardin meant to type bleachers (stupid auto correct! :)). Folks living in the USA can read through that auto correct to see "bleachers" - but since the word is not really used elsewhere.... I can see the difficulties.

    Still a horror story. I don't think that sand and iPads mix. :)

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    What can you say to that? I have some good words but I won't mention them here. :eek:
    When it hits them in the pocket book to replace them then they will think twice next time.
     
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    I think that Sjleworthy was being a slight sarcastic or jesting as it should have been bleachers not bleaches :D
     
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    I would like to think I'm not the first person to make a typo on here.....
     
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    Likely an auto correct issue. The word "bleachers" is unknown in the UK, or at least unused.

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    Gosh no. I make them all the time. "Edit" is one of my favourite buttons. :)

    AA

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    Nope quite more common to do typos on iPads.

    Which is why I would never recommend writing a resume on an iPad.
     
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    True. Completely unknown in the UK. I'm just google lazy on the weekends :)

    And as for ipads autocorrect? Grrrrr.... I wont even get started on that one!
     
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    No idea what the word bleachers means lol.
     

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