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Since I still see people refute this: "'gib' is derived from 'giblet', which is pronounced with a j sound." id Software Technical Director John Carmack (who should know).

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33. Re: Quote of the Day Mar 9, 2011, 09:58 Agrajag
 
Ive never heard pwn being pronounced as pween. It sounds rediculous and makes no sense whatsoever.

Yeah, that was originally sort of the point: to make a joke of it...

I'm pretty sure it was right here on Blues News ages ago where someone (loonyboi, maybe?) invented the "pween" pronunciation, and I've always used it since, just because it's amusing and silly... But, I'll be damned if I can find any trace of such a post using either the search functionality here or Google with "site:www.bluesnews.com"... So, maybe I hallucinated the whole thing? ;-) Any other old-timers who have been here since nearly the beginning remember such a thing, or have I just become senile?
 
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