Originally Posted by Anon La Ply
Ah, that brings back memories :) It's amazing how many otherwise intelligent people write "alot". It's way more wrong than "drumkit" which can at least lay some claim to be a compound word, especially in Europe.
On the other hand, "a" and "lot" will always be two separate words.
The Germans make all those strings of words like drumkit. I'm sure they call a throne something like a drumkitstool.
Hey, why isn't it cow bell instead of cowbell?