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CES flicks the off switch on massager award… and causes a buzz


Exactly. Here in California, the rare times I do hear the word pronounced, "meta" is said "metuh" ('e' as in 'end' + 'a' as in 'was') and "data" as either "daytah" (1st 'a' as in 'late' + 2nd 'a' as in 'aardvark').

I wonder which accent Dabbs was thinking of as being "American"...

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