[Ads-l] On GIF

Benjamin Barrett mail.barretts at GMAIL.COM
Thu Oct 13 17:48:59 EDT 2016

Making her platform position clear, Hilary Clinton declares that GIF is pronounced with a hard “g” sound (okay, she simply pronounced the word). Also Mike Rugnetta offers an alternative in a video in a rundown of the issues. He also notes that it was Ollier, not Shaw, who came up with “ghoti” and mentions Poe’s Law.


Benjamin Barrett
Formerly of Seattle, WA
The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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