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Strip by: Colin Foster
Ambrose: Do you think we can put on this expensive Philip Glass piece?
Oliver: Sorry. We're baroque.
The author writes:
I wrote this not knowing if "Baroque" was pronounced "ba-roke" or "ba-rock." According to Wiktionary, it can go either way, though it seems that most people prefer "ba-rock" and think that "ba-roke" is an American mispronunciation.
First "saving green" and now this. How many Americanisms can I stumble upon?