The story goes…
We had a going away party yesterday for a lady at our office.
One of the supervisors called the local Wal-Mart and ordered a cake.
They asked: “What do you want written on the cake?”
He told them : “‘Best Wishes Suzanne’… underneath that: ‘We will miss you'”.
Snopes has more tales of message mangling. You’d think people might stop for, oh say, about 5 seconds to look over their work… or not.