So as you may be able to tell from my flair, I play Dungeons and Dragons. Specifically, I Game Master it. Yeah, I’m one of THOSE nerds (not the ones running outside though… that requires a lot more fitness and planning than I can muster).
In my games, my players have figured out that names that are hard to pronounce are a bad idea, as I’ll butcher then or Francophone them or just hurt them… unless their African in nature, but that’s just a fluke. I’m horrible at pronunciation.
And that’s why I had to purchase a dram of anCnoc 12 from Masters of Malt, brought over in pristine condition by a friend from the UK. Because if I ever attempted to pronounce anCnoc, I’d choke on my own tongue and, worse yet, the bartender would laugh at me and think I don’t know whisky from water.
For those of…
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