Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Mon Oct 29 00:29:33 UTC 2012

This common pronunciation goes unrecognized by OED. Maybe it's in DARE or
elsewhere, but this "historical" example seems worth noting.

1961 _Thriller_ (NBC-TV): Crimes so heinious they cannot be spoken of or
written down.


"If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."

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