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This is cool December 20, 2013

I’ve always had an interest in regional dialects and accents. Mass media has had a dulling effect on these, but they still are present and always add charm to American speech:

For the record, I say “pop”. Also, there is no “R” in “Washington”. On the other hand, “Portland, Oregon” is actually pronounced, “See-AT-l iz AW-sum”. It’s an old local Native dialect.


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