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radfringe Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-08-07 09:12 AM
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30. Wishington
because I wish there were someone else in the white horse
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  -Do people in your neck of the woods pronounce it "Washington" or "Worshington" bluestateguy  Oct-07-07 08:58 PM   #0 
  - "Worshington"  JVS   Oct-07-07 08:59 PM   #1 
  - Most people I know say "Woshington".  Aristus   Oct-07-07 09:00 PM   #2 
  - Yes, here too.... no "r" sound.  femmocrat   Oct-07-07 09:03 PM   #5 
  - WASHINGTON.  SeattleGirl   Oct-07-07 09:00 PM   #3 
  - colorado here  Roon   Oct-07-07 09:02 PM   #4 
  - we say Washington...  Reverend_Smitty   Oct-07-07 09:09 PM   #6 
  - People around here say Washington just fine...  primate1   Oct-07-07 09:19 PM   #7 
  - Grew up in Kansas - Mom always said "Warshington"  DeposeTheBoyKing   Oct-07-07 09:21 PM   #8 
  - If you're from the Washington area, it's just "D.C."  AZBlue   Oct-07-07 09:24 PM   #9 
  - The state, too?  mycritters2   Oct-07-07 09:27 PM   #12 
     - Yeah, that's what I was referring to, the state...  AZBlue   Oct-07-07 09:45 PM   #20 
  - Many people in Maryland say Worshington.  mutley_r_us   Oct-07-07 09:25 PM   #10 
  - People who grew up south of here say  mycritters2   Oct-07-07 09:26 PM   #11 
  - I speak differently than most people here. I say WAH-'rshing-ton  TheFriendlyAnarchist   Oct-07-07 09:28 PM   #13 
  - I don't know what it is with some of these Western statess!  cboy4   Oct-07-07 09:37 PM   #14 
  - People who are natives of Washington don't say Worshington.  SeattleGirl   Oct-07-07 09:39 PM   #15 
  - How do you say Nevada?  mutley_r_us   Oct-07-07 09:40 PM   #18 
  - lol, nope, that's not the correct way to pronounce  cboy4   Oct-08-07 01:18 AM   #27 
  - Another one I hate is "Oar-REE-gone"  Aristus   Oct-07-07 11:24 PM   #26 
  - I don't think the people in my neck of the woods  AirmensMom   Oct-07-07 09:39 PM   #16 
  - When I worked at the Applachian Mtn. Club at the base of Mt. Washington in NH  graywarrior   Oct-07-07 09:39 PM   #17 
  - I grew up in Seattle  Catshrink   Oct-07-07 09:43 PM   #19 
  - DC.  greatauntoftriplets   Oct-07-07 09:46 PM   #21 
  - Isn't that the sauce some people pour onto their steaks? Lea and Perrins makes a good one  TK421   Oct-07-07 09:47 PM   #22 
  - I am from near DC, and used to say Worshington.  nytemare   Oct-07-07 09:48 PM   #23 
  - It was Worshington when I grew up.  bikebloke   Oct-07-07 09:55 PM   #24 
  - hmmm, what if we do?  libodem   Oct-07-07 09:58 PM   #25 
  - Washington  ElizabethDC   Oct-08-07 01:23 AM   #28 
  - It's so annoying to live in a state with the same name as the US capitol!  quantessd   Oct-08-07 11:54 AM   #33 
  - We say DC....  new_beawr   Oct-08-07 08:16 AM   #29 
  - Wishington  radfringe   Oct-08-07 09:12 AM   #30 
  - Iowa  Rambis   Oct-08-07 09:36 AM   #31 
  - Worshington. I don't though. n/t  I Have A Dream   Oct-08-07 11:19 AM   #32 

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