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06-06-2012, 08:59 PM
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Marty is not the short of Martin. Marty is the english slang for Martin because anglophones were too lazy to learn how to say his name. Like Danny Brière. It's Daniel. That's how he's called in Gatineau.
In the case of Briere, he actually legally changed his name to Danny.
In either case, who cares? Marty. Martin. Same guy, same job, in the end.
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