James Harbeck jharbeck at SYMPATICO.CA
Tue May 18 23:19:22 UTC 2010

>I just heard Sen Blanche Lincoln (D-AR) pronounce the name of her
>state arKANsas with the stress on the sedon syllable, and the final s!

Last I heard, there was actually a law against mispronouncing the
state name on the books in Arkansas. Though if there is I don't think
it's enforced much.

James Harbeck.

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