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01-12-2009, 01:46 PM
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Joe Cole
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Originally Posted by Mike Komisarek View Post
95% of the French Canadien population can't pronounce "th" correctly just like Anglophones can't pronounce "r" the french way. That's why David Booth is called David Boot, the Panthers are called the Panters, the Thrasers become the Trashers, Joe Thornton becomes Joe Tornton, third period is called the tird period, etc.
Bro, I know.

To sum it up, while it can be annoying to have a name continually pronounced in a way that grates on your nerves, it seriously is not a big deal.

It is only a big deal if you want to prove a point.

Live and let live.

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