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Old 04-20-2006, 12:11 PM   #1
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Why do you see some STEELER fans spell it stiller????? Not mad just wondering if I missed something?? We are a little slow down here in Arkansas.
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Old 04-20-2006, 12:17 PM   #2
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It's Pittsburghese.....

When we pronounce "Steelers" we pronounce it like "Still-ers".
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Old 04-20-2006, 12:33 PM   #3
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Yea, it's the slang/accent of the area. Now that it is realized that it is often said that way by Pittsburgh residents they just say it that way louder and prouder.

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Old 04-20-2006, 02:31 PM   #4
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Yinz didnt know you were a Stillers fan!
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Old 04-20-2006, 03:09 PM   #5
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Yinz all gowen dahntahn to watch da Stillers kick some ass?
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Old 04-20-2006, 03:10 PM   #6
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Yes us Pittsburghers have some weird words lol
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No they just say them correctly....the rest of the world doesn't know how to pronounce anythin properly haha. Peace.

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No they just say them correctly....the rest of the world doesn't know how to pronounce anythin properly haha. Peace.

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Old 04-20-2006, 04:00 PM   #9
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LOL...Yinz gunna go down to the crick and worsh your hands of this mess?

Stillers rule!!!

Im grabbin some gumbands and headed dahntahn n'dat....
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Well, for all yinz out of tahner's here yinz go..................learn it, love it and then come visit Da'Burgh.

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