Date: Tue, 19 Sep 1995 05:59:24 -0500
From: Natalie Maynor maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]RA.MSSTATE.EDU
Subject: Re: Mondegreens
If you say pyulitzer, you would never have misheard the prize as "Pullet
Surprise." Guess this whole thing didn't make much sense, then.
I say pyulitzer but don't have any trouble recognizing pullitzer as a
yankee variation of the same word. So "pullet surprise" works fine.
--Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ra.msstate.edu)