Wednesday, June 5, 2013
One of 22 maps featured in Business Insider showing the way words are pronounced differently in different parts of the United States.
Below the map there is this update from a Texan: "It's pronounced Boo-wie because it's named after Jim Bowie (pronounced Boo-wie), who played a major roll in the Texas revolution. That explains why we're the only ones who pronounce it correctly."
Posted by Paul Kirchner at 6:37 PM