[thechat] Odd Ball Sports

Joel D Canfield joel at spinhead.com
Fri Dec 1 09:11:19 CST 2006

and finally, before my fat fingers attacked:

> > The oldest dance hall in Texas; Gruene Hall .... [this one actually
> > still manages to annoy me as it is {IMVHO wrongly} pronounced 
> > as 'Green
> > Hall']

yeah, that umlauted 'u' is hard to get right for the uninitiated. but,
except that it drops the terminal 'uh', 'green' is darn close. sadly.

had a German teacher who taught us to pucker like yer gonna kiss, and
say 'e', and that was his version of 'ü'

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