OT: raging controversy
brissing at vexcel.com
Tue Jun 13 01:45:08 GMT 2000
[Minson, John M. <minsonj at spawar.navy.mil>]
> We have a raging controversy here with many beers bet on the correct answer.
> How do you pronounce 'Samba'?
> like 'Sam...'
> like 'Som...'
At 11:16 PM +1000 6/11/00, Peter Samuelson wrote:
>At the risk of feeding the troll ... I pronounce it like the first
>syllable of my surname. No one else here at work does, though.
Everyone at my company prefers the "Som" sounding version. I think
sam sounds lamer. It's like saying "geeg" vs. "gig" for gigabit. Of
course, some Uops are willing to argue "geeg" into the ground. ;)
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