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Re: miss SELL uh knee #137362
01/20/05 03:46 PM
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Nobody here says it that way.

You gonna take the word of people who can't even pronounce the name of their own city right?


Re: miss SELL uh knee #137363
01/20/05 04:08 PM
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I don't know anybody in Puyallup.


Re: miss SELL uh knee #137364
01/21/05 02:11 PM
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Have I been doing it wrong all my life?

'course not Miz J - those uncultivated northerners'll say any ole thang! Your diction's true to Old Country roots :)


tsurely tsuwm mitstake

It’s a regional thang, to be sure:
How the word’s on your tongue and your jaw…
There is no ‘right’ way
Evolution holds sway
Despite what the rednecks may roar!



Re: miss SELL uh knee #137365
01/21/05 02:28 PM
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this too shall pass
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this too shall pass
<slowly shaking head>
how can you RPs put the accent on the schwa?!


schwaddy rhymes #137366
01/21/05 02:55 PM
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how can you RPs put the accent on the schwa?!

Not to metion rhyming sure, jaw and roar.


Re: miss SELL uh knee #137367
01/21/05 03:06 PM
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<slowly shaking head>

It's a schwa-fire hit ;)

metioning no names, hey, don mess wid a rhymey limey :)


Re: schwaddy rhymes #137368
01/21/05 04:44 PM
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[whisper]Ooh, ooh--I was so hoping there'd be a response to my baited breath...[/whisper]

Dang, tsuwm, he managed to insult us both in one rum rhyme!


Re: schwaddy rhymes #137369
01/21/05 06:37 PM
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my baited breath

What you fishin' for, Mizz J? <duck>


Re: schwaddy rhymes #137370
01/21/05 06:42 PM
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Jackie, you're getting a lot of grief. I'll send you a bucket of snowballs to fire at each of them...or keep for good memory's sake.

Have you ever heard how the people in Pierre, South Dakota, say 'Pierre'? That'll make you feel su-pierre-ior, Ms. J.


Re: schwaddy rhymes #137371
01/21/05 07:40 PM
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>Pierre

hey! you're talking about the capital of my birth-state! watch it!

now I'm just a few miles from Montpelier....



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