Date: Tue, 31 Oct 1995 20:31:14 -0800 From: Rima & Kim McKinzey Subject: Re: Sulking Over Silky Milk & Other Words of That Ilk At 8:56 AM 10/31/95, Wayne Glowka wrote: >By the way, one of those announcers with a stay-pressed smile on ET last >night pronounced the name of Dekalb, Illinois, with an /l/. There is no >/l/ in "Dekalb County," a county in the metro Atlanta area. > Went to Peace Corps training at Northern Illinois Univ. in Dekalb, Ill. and there was a definite l in Dekalb. Didn't know there wasn't one in Georgia. Rima