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TOPIC: How Capicola Became Gabagool: The Italian New Jersey Accent, Explained

How Capicola Became Gabagool: The Italian New Jersey Accent, Explained 6 months 3 weeks ago #354958

  • Paul Massell
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I came across this article that instantly reminded me of my grandparents saying "reegote" and "muzadel" (and a few other colorful words my grandfather was fond of using when he got ticked off...) Some of you might find it interesting as well.

www.atlasobscura.com/articles/how-capico...sey-accent-explained
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How Capicola Became Gabagool: The Italian New Jersey Accent, Explained 6 months 3 weeks ago #354976

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I have come to the conclusion that one useless man is called a disgrace; that two are called a law firm, and that three or more become a Congress - K.I.T.T., “1776”
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