Tag Archives: Pronunciation

o frabjous day! Calloo callai! It’s the 16th Anniversary

Clusterfuck accomplished. George Jr being flown onto a carrier parked outside California. Ok so that’s an other extension of the first fuckup. What a seriously delusional puke. Meat the New Boss who gave another speech on an other carrier wearing … Continue reading

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My Lai every day

From Wikipedia: The My Lai Massacre (Vietnamese: th?m sát M? Lai [t????m ????t m?? l??j]; English pronunciation: /?mi??la?/ ( listen), also /?mi??le?, ?ma??la?/,[1] Vietnamese: [m??l??j]) was the mass murder of 347–504 unarmed citizens in South Vietnam on March 16, 1968, … Continue reading

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Scary Sarah story….

75% of Americans believe Silly Sarah is NOT qualified to run for president… that’s scary… Because 25% of Americans are so STUPID they believe she IS. My God, the woman did not know the constitutionally defined duties of the Vice … Continue reading

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Does NPR have a hiring impediment?

NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO- I can laugh at speech impediments with the best of them. But I’m less comfortable if there’s no laugh track. Specifically, when it’s a speech-challenged news reporter, I utterly object to being made to decipher from mispronunciation. … Continue reading

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The Bray of Pigs

America, from The Bahia de Cochinos of my youth to the Bray of Pigs today! What haven’t I seen in my brief time here in the USA on Planet Barf? Today certainly should be declared the Bray of Pigs. Much … Continue reading

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Shtrength, Shtrong, Shtreuth!

Streuth! Where did an “sh” sound introduce itself into pronunciations of “str?” Is it Cracker Ebonics like “libary” or “aks” expecially? Who says “SHtrong” beside southern idiots like the current president? I now hear the god-awful mispronunciation on the lips … Continue reading

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Pronounced re-branding

What’s up with sudden re-pronunciations in the news? I just heard a prosecutor listing the charges against Jack Abramoff. She read his name as though she had not heard it a thousand times in the news, begining with an “ah” … Continue reading

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