How Can You Prepay In Advance?

Thanks to Ben for:

Any thoughts?

16 Responses to “How Can You Prepay In Advance?”

  1. 1 Geoff June 12, 2008 at 7:31 pm

    For time travellers who plan on prepaying and then travelling back in time.

  2. 2 CowChild9 June 12, 2008 at 9:41 pm

    So, I need to pay before I need to pay?

  3. 3 Megan June 12, 2008 at 10:07 pm

    Well, it’s not exactly required, but it’s recommended.

  4. 4 Judas Iscariot June 13, 2008 at 8:57 am

    Maybe “Advance” is the name of a store or something, making it a proper noun instead of a preposition. Bet you never thought of THAT! ha!

  5. 5 Stephen June 13, 2008 at 10:01 am

    Prepaying in advance seems easy enough. It’s prepaying in arrears that’s tricky.

  6. 6 Sçium June 15, 2008 at 2:30 pm

    Judas… preposition? Really? Re-check, maybe?

  7. 8 pootpoot June 19, 2008 at 11:37 pm

    Shouldn’t that read “Please first prepay ahead of in advance”?

  8. 9 ZARk June 28, 2008 at 2:11 pm

    isn’t that the sticker on the OYSTER CARD recharging stations in london underground ?

  9. 10 Ben June 30, 2008 at 12:45 am


    I took this picture in Ohio, but I’m sure they use them in other places too.

  10. 11 lungstruck August 31, 2008 at 8:23 pm

    I’ve seen the sticker too, also in Ohio:

    Please stop abusing the English language.


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