One of my all-time personal and professional pet hates is the ubiquitous disclaimer.
Personally it affronts me by saying: ‘I’m gonna tell you this, but don’t hold me to it; it’s likely that I’m lying to you.’
Professionally it says: ‘You’re gonna pay me to tell you this, but don’t hold me accountable for it in any way; caveat emptor, buddy.’
The following is a collection of disclaimers I have come across that either particularly irked me or that had me giggling insanely to myself. Enjoy.
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