Hot Dips (littlewashu) wrote,
Hot Dips
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Okay, you know those conversations that discuss the different ways people pronounce things? Ornj vs ahringe? Water vs wooder? Etc etc? I think those conversations are boring and tedious, and serve only to divide, when, in these, some of the most troubled times of our nation's brief history, we should be coming together and uniting as a people.

THIS discussion doesn't count, though, because THIS involves the addition of a MAGICAL FREAKING PHANTOM LETTER that seriously drives me batty.

Why do some people pronounce "across" "acrosst"?

Seriously. I don't get it.
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  • (no subject)

    Today is Thursday. Settlement on the sale of our house is Tuesday. I took the dog for a walk today, and I started to get a little emotional.

  • (no subject)

    I QUIT MY JOB!

  • The Word for World is Forest

    So it wasn't until late 2013 that I learned how amazing Ursula K. Le Guin is, and how much I adore her. I have been slow in getting through her…