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elocs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-22-11 08:08 AM
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77. Well, so far it is pronounced like "cook", "coke", or to rhyme with "crotch".
This is really as bad as getting a definitive pronunciation of "Iraq".

I read the name "Koch" here a lot, but I'm not sure if I have heard the name which probably can be pronounced different ways.
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  -Little-Noticed Provision In Walker's Bill Could Reap Huge Gains For Koch Industries midnight  Feb-21-11 07:40 PM   #0 
  - K&R...n/t  Oceansaway   Feb-21-11 07:41 PM   #1 
  - No bid, huh? So they bid with bribes instead.........  DebJ   Feb-21-11 07:43 PM   #2 
  - Hope Rachel sees this.  DebJ   Feb-21-11 07:43 PM   #3 
  - Hope the M$Media sees this.  progressoid   Feb-21-11 10:51 PM   #43 
  - Just like they did in Iraq.  Enthusiast   Feb-22-11 04:33 AM   #60 
  - all these new govenors  whathappened   Feb-22-11 11:55 AM   #92 
  - They can't recall the crook. Can they impeach him?  aquart   Feb-21-11 07:44 PM   #4 
  - With a Republican legislature?  Jackpine Radical   Feb-21-11 08:58 PM   #19 
     - No. not kidding...  PatrynXX   Feb-21-11 09:04 PM   #23 
  - GOP = Corruption.  harun   Feb-21-11 07:45 PM   #5 
  - Uh, when we've been in power a long time....  aquart   Feb-21-11 07:47 PM   #6 
     - yeah, but when we do it, we're ashamed of it. they made it into their official philosophy.  unblock   Feb-21-11 08:10 PM   #10 
  - "any amount that the department determines to be in the best interest of the state." Including $1.  No Elephants   Feb-21-11 07:49 PM   #7 
  - Exactly.  Jackpine Radical   Feb-21-11 09:05 PM   #24 
  - No Bid Sale = Coruption  FreakinDJ   Feb-21-11 07:50 PM   #8 
  - Hey, it's the Repug way  lark   Feb-22-11 12:15 PM   #94 
  - god he looks like a monkey -  mzteris   Feb-21-11 08:04 PM   #9 
  - It is no coincidence  Enthusiast   Feb-22-11 04:34 AM   #61 
  - The Shock Doctrine  TomClash   Feb-21-11 08:15 PM   #11 
  - My first and only thought -- a classic example too!  Auggie   Feb-22-11 12:10 PM   #93 
  - No bid? Is this another Enron in the making?  toddaa   Feb-21-11 08:34 PM   #12 
  - Nice of you to give up in advance.  aquart   Feb-22-11 06:02 AM   #68 
     - Gave up long ago  toddaa   Feb-22-11 07:03 AM   #73 
     - Give up in advance?  davekriss   Feb-22-11 04:53 PM   #108 
  - Conservatives hate guv'ment, but they sure love them guv'ment no-bid contracts  guruoo   Feb-21-11 08:34 PM   #13 
  - OMG!! If Egypt, Tunisia, and Lybia can throw dictators out,  goforit   Feb-21-11 08:41 PM   #14 
  - That Koch family is like an octopus... They must own Walker...  midnight   Feb-21-11 10:23 PM   #40 
  - Actually, they can, and it wouldn't take much effort.  cognoscere   Feb-22-11 12:52 PM   #98 
  - scum walker was fond  pansypoo53219   Feb-21-11 08:44 PM   #15 
  - K&R  burrowowl   Feb-21-11 08:51 PM   #16 
  - I can't wait for the heating plant outside my office window to be sold  Sabriel   Feb-21-11 08:54 PM   #17 
  - For some reason  texshelters   Feb-21-11 08:57 PM   #18 
  - What is the pronunciation of "Koch"? TIA n/t  elocs   Feb-21-11 08:59 PM   #20 
  - Say it with the ch and not k sound....  midnight   Feb-21-11 09:16 PM   #27 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-21-11 09:36 PM   #34 
  - just like  shanti   Feb-21-11 10:55 PM   #44 
  - Koch is the German work for cook.  JDPriestly   Feb-22-11 12:58 AM   #53 
  - As in "the books are Koched!"  RedCloud   Feb-22-11 07:41 AM   #76 
     - Great catch!!!  JDPriestly   Feb-22-11 11:36 AM   #91 
  - Rachel said it was pronounced 'coke'. nt  tsuki   Feb-22-11 06:46 AM   #70 
  - Well, so far it is pronounced like "cook", "coke", or to rhyme with "crotch".  elocs   Feb-22-11 08:08 AM   #77 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-22-11 10:23 AM   #87 
  - German...you say the Ko like kaw and the ch like your getting  Evoman   Feb-22-11 02:09 PM   #101 
  - Walker should be impeached for his conflict of interest in imposing momentous debt  Overseas   Feb-21-11 09:00 PM   #21 
  - I'm rec'ingevery thread on this  gristy   Feb-21-11 09:03 PM   #22 
  - Of course there had to be a pay-off  bhikkhu   Feb-21-11 09:11 PM   #25 
  - wisconsin state journal had this selling off the power plants story.....  madrchsod   Feb-21-11 09:15 PM   #26 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-21-11 09:22 PM   #28 
  - Touche!  midnight   Feb-22-11 12:18 AM   #50 
  - K&R.  Vidar   Feb-21-11 09:25 PM   #29 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-21-11 09:29 PM   #30 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-21-11 09:39 PM   #36 
     - ...  femrap   Feb-21-11 09:43 PM   #37 
  - find or create an action near you  whirlygigspin   Feb-21-11 09:31 PM   #31 
  - "another freeloading company wants the government to hand them billions while shifting all the  midnight   Feb-22-11 12:22 AM   #51 
  - there paying there stock holders  whathappened   Feb-22-11 07:48 PM   #110 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-21-11 09:34 PM   #32 
  - The plot sickens  Art_from_Ark   Feb-21-11 09:35 PM   #33 
  - Welcome to the information age, boys. You just can't pillage like you used to.  nolabear   Feb-21-11 09:37 PM   #35 
  - Koch controls transportation fuel in Wisconsin  roxiejules   Feb-21-11 09:48 PM   #38 
  - Thanks for this link... A reason Walker gave away a federally funded High speed rail system...  midnight   Feb-21-11 10:21 PM   #39 
  - that and  donquijoterocket   Feb-22-11 12:34 PM   #96 
  - No wonder they oppose high speed rail.  Enthusiast   Feb-22-11 04:38 AM   #62 
  - So he's a no-good corporate suckoff artist instead of just a harebrained  plumbob   Feb-21-11 10:26 PM   #41 
  - Yeah, what a shock! nt  Enthusiast   Feb-22-11 04:39 AM   #63 
  - K/R -- Koch Bros = corruption --  defendandprotect   Feb-21-11 10:26 PM   #42 
  - I bet they were tight with  Enthusiast   Feb-22-11 04:41 AM   #64 
  - I call it "The Koch Kiss"  BadGimp   Feb-21-11 11:16 PM   #45 
  - Where is our leader on this????  russspeakeasy   Feb-21-11 11:18 PM   #46 
  - Yeppers. Dems are totally mute from the White House.  glinda   Feb-22-11 12:06 AM   #48 
  - He works for THEM.......nt  Enthusiast   Feb-22-11 04:42 AM   #66 
  - Yeah, where? nt  Enthusiast   Feb-22-11 04:41 AM   #65 
  - What the Fuck??? Why is this not on every news channel on every station (Faux excluded)  Firebrand Gary   Feb-21-11 11:45 PM   #47 
  - That's the whole problem. This should become a national scandal.  Kablooie   Feb-22-11 01:31 AM   #54 
     - I am already seeing the troll-written Letters to the Editors  truedelphi   Feb-22-11 03:21 AM   #56 
     - He who controls the media controls the country.  Kablooie   Feb-22-11 04:03 AM   #57 
        - Its the Money that Controls the Media  Stalwart   Feb-22-11 12:33 PM   #95 
     - We're all busy watching the protests  DissedByBush   Feb-22-11 06:54 AM   #72 
  - What country would you wager that the Kock bros.  Plucketeer   Feb-22-11 12:11 AM   #49 
  - None  dreamnightwind   Feb-22-11 12:27 AM   #52 
  - off with their heads ?  KILL THE WISE ONE   Feb-22-11 02:15 AM   #55 
     - Instead of their heads, how about selective use of the income tax code and "Off with their money"  LawnKorn   Feb-22-11 04:17 AM   #58 
  - Yet Teabaggers still support  Enthusiast   Feb-22-11 04:32 AM   #59 
  - Obviously the Koch brothers have bought themselves a  spicegal   Feb-22-11 05:26 AM   #67 
  - They are a seemingly never ending source of evil, aren't they.  myrna minx   Feb-22-11 06:32 AM   #69 
  - I think more than a few people have noticed it now.  rosesaylavee   Feb-22-11 06:47 AM   #71 
  - So that is the poison pill  Horse with no Name   Feb-22-11 07:18 AM   #74 
  - Walker is trying to give away electric companies built and paid for by the taxpayers!!  Major Hogwash   Feb-22-11 07:29 AM   #75 
  - K and R for the idiot freepers and teabaggers--Koch's water boys  Kingofalldems   Feb-22-11 08:14 AM   #78 
  - kick  bluecoat_fan   Feb-22-11 08:42 AM   #79 
  - Can we hold Walker intact until they are able to recall him  LynneSin   Feb-22-11 08:43 AM   #80 
  - Well, there you have it...  KansDem   Feb-22-11 09:05 AM   #81 
  - Of course.  drm604   Feb-22-11 09:16 AM   #82 
  - Say NO to Kochs Send Money to Wisconsin  marias23   Feb-22-11 09:44 AM   #83 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Feb-22-11 09:45 AM   #84 
  - Americans for Prosperity should be called Prosperity for Billionaires  Maineman   Feb-22-11 09:54 AM   #85 
  - We have a Shadow Government at all levels!  Dustlawyer   Feb-22-11 10:04 AM   #86 
  - The stenographers at the NYT  sulphurdunn   Feb-22-11 10:29 AM   #88 
  - Hopefully  MJJP21   Feb-22-11 10:47 AM   #89 
  - Why are we NOT surprised? "Follow the money..."  Love Bug   Feb-22-11 10:52 AM   #90 
  - Here are a couple more things about what this "budget repair" dagger into the rights of all of us  bobthedrummer   Feb-22-11 12:51 PM   #97 
  - kick  bobthedrummer   Feb-23-11 08:51 AM   #111 
  - Power Plant Manager Wanted  Stalwart   Feb-22-11 01:09 PM   #99 
  - TEA-Publican Legislation: Cui bono?  Vogon_Glory   Feb-22-11 02:03 PM   #100 
  - k&r  Little Star   Feb-22-11 02:25 PM   #102 
  - RECOMMENDED. Information you won't hear on Corporate media.  JohnWxy   Feb-22-11 03:11 PM   #103 
  - The perpetrators of the Teapot Dome Scandal would only look at this and think...  ieoeja   Feb-22-11 04:11 PM   #104 
  - K&R  mvd   Feb-22-11 04:15 PM   #105 
  - I miss Keith Olbermann!  babsbunny   Feb-22-11 04:52 PM   #106 
  - Isn't Ohio doing something very similar to this?  soryang   Feb-22-11 04:53 PM   #107 
  - Here's more.  TxVietVet   Feb-22-11 06:53 PM   #109 
     - And the Fitzgerald Republicans clan headed Wisconsin State Troopers are actively seeking the  bobthedrummer   Feb-24-11 10:40 AM   #112 
 

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