Sunday, November 19, 2006


I read that and understand right away what it means ("Did you eat yet?", which boils down to "Jeet Yet?" for Minnesotans).

Found this US Accent Quiz on the blogosphere (over at SillyHumans), took it, and it hit the nail on the hammer -

What American accent do you have?
Your Result: North Central

"North Central" is what professional linguists call the Minnesota accent. If you saw "Fargo" you probably didn't think the characters sounded very out of the ordinary. Outsiders probably mistake you for a Canadian a lot.

The Midland
The West
The Inland North
The South
The Northeast
What American accent do you have?
Take More Quizzes

I though Fargo was one of the funniest movies out there. Yep. U Betcha. Lotta guys thought so. Not to bad.


Nava said...

Before part 1 of the JohNava saga, DavkaNehmadL did advise me:
"If you like the Canadian lumberjack type, then by all means, go for The JohnnyB".
Interesting, Eh?

MichaelBains said...

Y'all ain't heard nothin' yet, eh!

Nava said...

By the way - I got the "Inland North" accent.
That us, foreigners.
Always complicating things, screwing up statistics.

MichaelBains said...

Hey now! And both of you have the same blog template I as I started with on mine!

Good stuff, eh.

Nava said...

"Jeet Yet", Eh?
Does that mean you are back into food bloggin'?