Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt
cpratt

EZ Culture.

Dan's watching Ozspell. My God, they really dumb down their spelling bees in this country. They're giving alternate, non-standard pronunciations to make it easier to guess how the word is spelled - and, even worse, they're actualy allowing the children to ask about the etymology of the word, which of course also gives additional help to them.

Jeez, and they say that Americans have dumbed-down culture!

(However, Dan has just pointed out that, just as in the USA, these kids are mostly ethnically Asian. Hee!)
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