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Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by MiesVanDerMom, Aug 2, 2006.

  1. MiesVanDerMom

    MiesVanDerMom D.o. or Die
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    I'm really lost on a lot of these.

    I'll go first:

    mies is pronounced "meez"

    van der mom i think is self-explanatory
     
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  2. Dr.TobiasFünke

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    Dr.TobiasFünke - Doctor Toe-bias Fue-Kay
     
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  3. Looque

    Looque Bob Loblaw
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    Correct me if I'm wrong, but I've always assumed your username was a take off of the famous architect, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe?

    Anyway, mine is intended as "Luke."
     
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  4. Robizzle

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    robizzle: roabazzlee
     
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  5. Looque

    Looque Bob Loblaw
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    ...what?
     
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    LAY-DEE-WOOL-VURR-EEN







    I couldn't resist. :)
     
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  7. Severus

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    Mystery solved. :laugh: I have been wondering about that for weeks!
     
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  8. Robizzle

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    yea i dont know why everyone's been callin me rob. my real name is robe... what are your problems? geez
     
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    DropkickMurphy = Pah-ahm-pus j-ah-ck-ah-ss

    :laugh:

    This is in reference to that certain someone who PM'ed me saying I am holier than thou and can't laugh at myself. :laugh: ;)
     
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  10. chaeymaey

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    cha-ee maw-ee, but you have to say it fast, like "fancy shmancy"
     
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    Super Nintendo Chalmers
     
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    Vee Pee Dee curt
     
  13. XildUpNawth

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    Ex-eyeld Up Nawth

    (Using nasal Boston accent--channel Mayor Quimby.)
     
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    Or just a decent Jack Kennedy impersonator.....same thing really. :laugh:
     
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  15. shantster

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    Shantster -> The "an" is pronounced like on, NOT an.
     
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    farikanok

    far-eekah-nok
    last part (nok) pronounced like "nor" except with a k :sleep:
     
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    Soup With A Fork.

    That is all.
     
  18. burntfries

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    another good question would be to ask about the origin of everyone's usernames...i wonder sometimes
     
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  19. Looque

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    That's difficult to imagine.
     
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  20. tenaciousmd

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    ten-ay-cee-us-im-dee ( Gotta Sat It Fast) :D
     
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    I'd still go with tih-nay-shus. Maybe it's a Missouri thing.
     
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    same here.
     
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  23. Dr.Acula

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    Dr-Acula => DRACULA!
     
  24. Looque

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    Are you originally from Missouri?

    Because, really, all the cool people are born here.
     
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  25. Sol Rosenberg

    Sol Rosenberg Long Live the New Flesh!
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    ho-ta ho-ta
     
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  26. Haemulon

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    Haemulon: some debate about this. But the technically correct way to pronounce it is "Heem-you-lawn" (Latin, go figure). Some say "Haim-you-lawn", and thats ok. I like it with the long E though.
     
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  27. Johnny_one_eye

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    JAHN-ee WON eye

    And for the person curoius about the origin, it was a nickname my grandpa gave me when I was very young because i seem to squint with one eye in the sun, even if it's barely sunny outside at all. It's not something dirty (as many have implied before...)
     
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    There's a few of these floating around. Last one was a couple months ago...


    Screen name . . . where'd you get it?
     
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    too-bee a doctor, hence I became known as tubee back in the early days. *sigh* ahh, the good ol' days. :p

    Oh, and I'm a girl. :D
     
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    eeh tee eff
     
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    guh-ner
    ;)
     
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    Nope, born in England, raised in TX. But I do like how Missourians have to "show me." And that y'all say, "draw me a pitcha."
     
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    jack-EE, em dee

    :) Haha this thread is funny you guys.
     
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    maybe you can help me with mine. I have no idea.
     
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    You're the SDN equivalent of Prince..... :smuggrin:
     
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    eng-doc as in engineering doctor... engineering undergrad,,,,,,, u know.....
     
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    Cir-kuhl uv will-us.
     
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    Couldn't agree more. :thumbup:
     
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    This one is kinda tricky:

    Doc-tor Dee-man
     
  42. pingouin

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    *ahem*
     
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    wow, i was getting most of these all wrong. thanks for helping me out. :thumbup: please continue to enlighten...
     
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    I love the IPA

    [​IMG]
     
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    caught-ah-boo.

    hehe
     
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    Pose as in Poseidon.

    Not pronounced posey-don, as some do. What the ****? Seriously.
     
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    d-o-c-t-o-r -czhkz-u-b-a

    EDIT: should be pronounced= i-am-a-loooozzzzerrrr"
     
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    Dr. D has this problem where the truth is impulsively spewed out. You can't blame Durden for admitting the true origin of all cool people.
     
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