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Old 05-01-2010, 09:42 AM   #10071
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Originally Posted by roseannadana View Post
It's THE OLIVE GARDEN. Who gives a flying fig that one of your "uneducated" coworkers actually ordered manicotti instead of mani-coat. Speaking in the office later in conspiratorial whispers about how embarrassing it was to you just makes you look like an idiot.
Besides, "manicotti" is an English word now, with its own English pronunciation. I hope she acts similarly freaked out whenever someone "mispronounces" a word borrowed from French.

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