Well, OK, I'll add my favorite. My husband (a mathematician) was
searching the WEB for info on the famous mathematician, David Hilbert.
The WEB scratched its head, puzzled, then sent this message:
No information on "Hilbert." ARe you sure you don't mean "Dilbert"?
> I really like rendering Noam Chomsky's last name as Chompsky! That is
> almost as good as the one allegedly from his grad students, Noam Chimpsky!
> Now that's pretty exciting!
> (forgive this, my cognitive circuits are overloaded this morning!).
> Larry Mintz