I was on an outing last week with a group of folks from states all around the country. A new friend, Bill Cooper, has a fine outdoor media business going. I’m sure I couldn’t quite hide my quizzical look when I asked him where he is from.
“Muh-zur-RUH”, he said. Hmmm….I thought it was pronounced Muh-zur-EE. Since he lives there, I guess he knows better than I do the pronunciation of his state.
He probably thinks the pronunciation of my home state is LOUISE-e-anna.
Linguistics aside, the outing Cooper and I and a couple dozen other outdoor media types enjoyed was