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Spell checked the HHFG.

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bin/spell-checker-iface.sh

 #!/bin/bash
 find dest/t2-homepage/ -name '*.html' -or -name '*.xhtml' |
     ( LC_ALL=C sort  ) |
-    perl -lne 'print if 1..m#humour/by-others/was-the-death-star-attack#'|
+    perl -lne 'print if 1..m#humour/human-hacking/index#'|
     grep -vP 'guide2ee/undergrad' |
     grep -vP '(?:humour/TheEnemy/(?:The-Enemy-(?:English-)?rev|TheEnemy))' |
     grep -vP '(?:humour/by-others/(?:English-is-a-Crazy-Language|darien|hitchhiker|how-many-newsgroup-readers|oded-c|s-stands-for-simple|technion-bit-1|top-12-things-likely|was-the-death-star-attack))' |
+    grep -vP 'humour/fortunes' |
+    grep -vP 'humour/human-hacking/.*arabic' |
+    grep -vP 'humour/human-hacking/human-hacking-field-guide/' |
+    grep -vP 'humour/human-hacking/hebrew-v2' |
     xargs perl bin/html-check-spelling-xmlp.pl |
     grep ':'
     # perl -lne 'print if /MathVentures\/3d.*\.xhtml/' |

lib/docbook/5/xml/human-hacking-field-guide-v2.xml

                     Converted a lot of punctuation to Unicode.
                 </revremark>
             </revision>
+            <revision>
+                <revnumber>5179</revnumber>
+                <date>2012-09-20</date>
+                <authorinitials>shlomif</authorinitials>
+                <revremark>
+                    Correct some spelling errors reported by a spell
+                    checking script.
+                </revremark>
+            </revision>
         </revhistory>
     </info>
 
 
     <para>
         My name is Jennifer. Jennifer Susan Raymond, to be exact.
-        I live near Los-Angeles, in one of those nice neigbourhoods that they
+        I live near Los Angeles, in one of those nice neighbourhoods that they
         always show in movies. I am in my high-school senior year now.
     </para>
     <para>
         Now I was angry. “They’re all dead!”
     </para>
     <para>
-        “OK, ok. How about Latin or Hebrew or Greek?”
+        “OK, OK. How about Latin or Hebrew or Greek?”
     </para>
     <para>
         “I have enough problems with Spanish, thank you.”
         “Can’t you find another girl hacker to tutor me?”
     </para>
     <para>
-        “Jennifer… she’s the best girl hacker in a 10-kilometer radius
+        “Jennifer… she’s the best girl hacker in a 10-kilometre radius
         and one of the best hackers I know, female or male. She’s the
         best person I can think of.”
     </para>
         </para>
         <para>
             After that, this thing called KDE loaded (“KDE is the number one
-            desktop for chicks”), displaying a nice bootscreen. And afterwards,
+            desktop for chicks”), displaying a nice boot screen. And afterwards,
             I saw the work screen.
         </para>
         <para>
         </listitem>
     </orderedlist>
     <para>
-        All of this with a nice style. (I played with the colors endlessly
+        All of this with a nice style. (I played with the colours endlessly
         to get them right), and everything. It was actually quite fun, and
         I found myself doing it when I got too tired of doing homework.
     </para>
                      some erroneous code. jennray: will you please post it to
                      the pastebot now?
           &lt;jennray&gt;  Yeah, OK.
-        &lt;pasteling&gt;  “jennray” at 127.0.0.1 pasted “Errnoneous Code”
+        &lt;pasteling&gt;  “jennray” at 127.0.0.1 pasted “Erroneous Code”
                      (16 lines) at http://sial.org/pbot/3326
              &lt;beth&gt;  hmmm… jennray, are you sure you want to use a ‘*’ in the
                      regex on the last character and not on the whole string?
     <para>
     That’s what I did, and found myself contributing to various modules. Then,
     one day, Erisa approached me as I was taking things out of my locker.
-    “Jenn,” she said, “I told my Mom about you, and now she bugs me about
+    “Jenn,” she said, “I told my Mum about you, and now she bugs me about
     inviting you to dinner at my place. Would you like to come?”
     </para>
     <para>
         “How did you earn all of that?”
     </para>
     <para>
-        “Well, Mom and Dad finance my food, my clothing, and school, so I
+        “Well, Mum and Dad finance my food, my clothing, and school, so I
         don’t have to worry about that. I used to work during the Summers for
         software shops, and I also give lessons (as is the case with you),
         work as a freelancer and have other gigs.”
         easily.
     </para>
     <para>
-        The IRC chat was also a great help. Whenver I encountered a problem,
+        The IRC chat was also a great help. Whenever I encountered a problem,
         I could join the appropriate IRC channel, and ask about it. If that
         did not work, I usually tried searching the web, or posting to the
         local Linux User Group’s mailing list, or to web-forums. IRC was a
         flowers he had.
     </para>
     <para>
-        Eve (!) smelled them, and said, “they smell nice. Mom, can you put
+        Eve (!) smelled them, and said, “they smell nice. Mum, can you put
         them in a vase with some water?”
     </para>
     <para>
         up as he left, and we gave him back.
     </para>
     <para>
-        “So, would you guys want to stay for dinner?” Eve’s mom asked us.
+        “So, would you guys want to stay for dinner?” Eve’s mother asked us.
     </para>
     <para>
         “I’d love to, Mrs. Siegel.” I said. “Yeah, me too.” everybody else said.
     <para>
         We did not stay late enough to see Eve return from her date. The next
         Monday, I arrived at school in time only to discover my first lesson
-        was canceled. So I went to the computer lab.
+        was cancelled. So I went to the computer lab.
     </para>
     <para>
         As I was pounding on the computer, I heard a “Hey Jenn!”. It was Eve.
         one that my friends and I are using usually, especially when speaking
         with laymen. (Some software activists still feel there is a semantic
         and ideological difference between the terms “free software” and “open
-        source”, but I’m not too infatuated with the distinciton.)
+        source”, but I’m not too infatuated with the distinction.)
     </para>
 
     <para>
         for world peace. What the heck.”
     </para>
     <para>
-        “But all these philantropical causes are secondary to my egoistical
+        “But all these philanthropical causes are secondary to my egoistical
         motives of having to win this title for my own good. Thank you!”
     </para>
     <para>
         When Eve wasn’t driving, she spent a lot of time writing things on her
         PDA. She said she worked on a lot of articles, and Wikipedia entries.
         Eventually, at the Saturday before the last, we took a quiet day
-        and went to a beach north of Los-Angeles. As the boys went swimming
+        and went to a beach north of Los Angeles. As the boys went swimming
         again, Amanda, Eve and I sat on some chairs on the seashore. Eve sat
         on her chair wearing her bikini, I sat next to her with a shirt over
         my bathing suit, and Amanda sat beside me with Eve’s laptop. The

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t2/humour/human-hacking/conclusions/index.html.wml

 wanted to call this page
 <a href="http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/post_mortem">“post mortem”</a> or
 <a href="http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/aftermath">“aftermath”</a> but
-realised (and read on the wiktionary) that they both had negative
+realised (and read on the Wiktionary) that they both had negative
 connotations. This page is generally not negative, though it contains
 some negative criticism by me and others. You should read it <b>after</b>
 you’ve read the story because it contains many spoilers.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-The original story, much less what I planned for it originall, were quite
+The original story, much less what I planned it to be originally, were quite
 different than its current form. I even modified some small parts of the story
 after the official publication due to some input I received and some
 faults I found in it.
 computer geek stories, humour and realism. I now realise that I have yet
 to write a full-length story with a non-happy ending, possibly because I
 dislike cynicism, and am not content with doom and gloom. I guess I’d rather
-err on naivity than on cynicism.
+err on naïvety than on cynicism.
 </p>
 
 <h2 id="reviews">Reviews</h2>
 that the story mis-represented the attitude of many American girls, and
 showed a lack of understanding of them. He also claimed that most of my
 target audience where kids similar to what Erisa was at first than those
-similar to Jennifer. Some ammendments based on Modus’s criticism, or
+similar to Jennifer. Some amendments based on Modus’s criticism, or
 ones reached independently, have been integrated into the final versions
 of the story.
 </p>
 writing the story was not to promote conformity, or the popularity game
 that seems to prevails American high schools (as emphasised by
 <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Popular_%28TV_series%29">the
-(highly recommended) Televison series <i>Popular</i></a>). Instead, I think that
+(highly recommended) Television series <i>Popular</i></a>). Instead, I think
+that
 Erisa was a rebel, and as <a href="http://www.paulgraham.com/hs.html">Paul
 Graham notes in his advice to High School kids</a> <q>What you should not do is
 rebel.</q>.

t2/humour/human-hacking/index.html.wml

 The story is original and complete and is made available, along with its
 source code under
 <a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/">the Creative
-Commons Attribution ShareAlike-License (Unported)</a>, either version 3.0,
+Commons Attribution ShareAlike License (Unported)</a>, either version 3.0,
 or at your option, any later version. Share, build upon, even sell,
 and Enjoy! (As long as you keep the derivatives under the same licence.)
 </p>