Kregg vs. Craig

Alice Faber faber at HASKINS.YALE.EDU
Sat Jul 20 15:10:30 UTC 2002

Ed Keer said:
>Actually, I didn't. I do keep my Marys distinct from
>my marries. It's just that I don't distinguish merry
>and Murray or ferry and furry.

Definitely part of the Iggles complex, as both phenomena (rooting for the
Iggles and near-merger of merry and Murray) are endemic to Philadelphia.
Labov has written extensively on one branch of this complex.

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