Everytime I open DCF, there is squats in the upper right corner: "Burque doesn't rhyme with quirky." In a starburst yet. Yes, it's true. Burque doesn't rhyme with quirky. But Albuquerque does. It's…Continue
"Naming public works after living polititian should have gone out with Hitler.
One of my prized maps of Los Angeles has the Richard M. Nixon Freeway where the Marina Freeway was before and after his administration.
And let us not forget whose…"
"My mother in law (from Iowa) adds a "z" to the word 'salsa', in an effort to sound more authentic. As in, "Did you get the mild salza?".
Likewise, my aunt, who lives in Burque, pronounces 'Hispanic" with an…"
"I think you might need to correct the lady on the Dur Anus for Durahnes. Please. I remember once I was mispronouncing the name of a hotel in Germany "Eurener Hof" Before I learned German. I kept saying "UrinerHof" until a…"
"heehee, "yewstin" always cracks me up. I go to school with a lady from yewstin who talks about her first apartment in abq which was located in "ee-dew" (you know, the old huning highland neighborhood, east of downtown). she also,…"
"A few years ago I took a Spanish class and one particular woman seated near me simply refused to even attempt the correct pronunciation for most of our vocabulary words; I found that most insulting, especially since I tried to help and her response…"