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11-22-2011, 06:07 AM
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Originally Posted by jaylectricity View Post
I have lived next door to Boston for more than a decade and I have never once heard anybody call anything a bubblah.
It's a legacy thing. I don't call a water fountain a water bubblah regularly (sometimes it sneaks out), but my parents and aunts and uncles do.

Also, what is "next door"? If you're talking about Cambridge or Charlestown, majority of the residents are transplants.

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