Originally Posted by Mark Martinez
What's worse are those who insist on pronouncing their names a different way from the generally accepted way. An example would be this girl I knew who said her name spelled Crystal was pronounced kri-STALL'. What?
I read about a case in New Zealand (I think) in which a judge refused to grant a mother permission to name her child "*****head", which she adamantly claimed was pronounced suh-TEED.
See, it's ALL in the pronounciation!