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Gotta Love It: In Case You Did Not Know It, There’s An Old-Fashioned Newspaper War In The City Of Halifax – Notebook News Scoops Being Scalped By Another Media Outlet

Gotta Love It: In Case You Did Not Know It, There’s An Old-Fashioned Newspaper War In The City Of Halifax – Notebook News Scoops Being Scalped By Another Media Outlet

By Andrew Macdonald Gotta Love It: An Old-Fashioned Newspaper War In Halifax In the news trenches for 32-years now, you learn long ago not to rest on any laurels - you don’t rest on providing breaking news stories, nor news scoops, nor exclusive news articles. In this...

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Republican Fox TV’s Tucker Carlson Mispronounced ‘Ottawa’ – He Ought To Know Better Because He Once Owned Island Off Chester NS

Republican Fox TV’s Tucker Carlson Mispronounced ‘Ottawa’ – He Ought To Know Better Because He Once Owned Island Off Chester NS

By Andrew Macdonald

Republican Fox TV’s Tucker Carlson Once Owned a Chester Island – But He Mispronounced Ottawa – He Should Know Better

Right-wing TV pundit, Tucker Carlson the other day botched up the pronunciation of Canada’s capital city, Ottawa.

As the CBC was quick to report he stressed “the second syllable of the city’s name instead of the first — essentially pronouncing it “aw-TUH-wah” instead of “AW-tuh wah”, the public broadcaster reported.

His mispronunciation was a right-winger’s slight of Democrat nominee Joe Bidden’s VP running mate.

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