Nunberg on "curl up with a good book"

Jesse Sheidlower jester at PANIX.COM
Wed Dec 8 22:29:31 UTC 2004

On Wed, Dec 08, 2004 at 03:35:21PM -0600, Gordon, Matthew J. wrote:
> Nunberg pronounced the first syllable of Barry's name like
>'pope'. Is this the vowel the "word sleuth" prefers? I had
>always said it to myself as "pop" as in the god-given name
>for carbonated beverages.

You're right.

Jesse Sheidlower

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