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This Map About Linguistic Conflicts is Causing Outrage Among Some Readers

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This post by Walter Hickey on BusinessInsider.com is creating an interesting dialogue. I was intrigued when I first saw it a couple of days ago, perhaps because I find language so fascinating. Isn’t it interesting how in Acadiana, Trahan is ‘Tranh-hanh’, but in New Orleans, it’s ‘Tray-han?’

But some people are offended. This was shared on the KTDY facebook page:

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