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01-30-2014, 04:11 PM   #16
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these people will do anything to get eyeballs to their site -- and to paraphrase PT Barnum: "nuthin' better than a little controversy tp get 'em to come check out the goods"

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QuoteOriginally posted by SteveEveritt Quote
It is a Japanese word, you can't reinvent a language for your own convenience! And while we are on the subject it is aluminIum not aluminum. It is an element - that is its name - end of!
Well, it's not even a word -- it's an invented half-Japanese, half-German trademark, so I reckon the owner gets to decide how they would like it pronounced.
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I'm pretty sure its only "NYE KON" in the USA, with pretty much every other nation saying "NEE KON" (Including Japan....)
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