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Hilarious web addresses revealed in new book

Jun 01, 2010, 16:01 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Neil Midgley)


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"The compendium of ill thought out web addresses, largely from companies who naively slurred their innocent-sounding names into a single word without noticing the resulting double entendres, lists more than 150 "slurls", or slur URLs.

"One example of what can go wrong when choosing web addresses is Big Al's bowling alley in Vancouver, which presumably did not notice when naming its site that "I love Big Al's" with spaces removed could equally be read as "I love bi gals".

"Also included in the list is the Mole Station Nursery, a business in Australia selling gardening goods which adopted the web name "molestationnursery" before changing it to "molerivernursery"."

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