Regionality of American accents

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Tue Sep 11 14:57:05 UTC 2012

This, from another list, made me laugh:

>Shortly after I moved from California to Baton Rouge, Louisiana for
>grad school, a woman said to me: "You have an unusual accent. Are
>you from North Baton Rouge?"


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