majority rules pronunciation

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Russ Roberts interviews Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales:

It was also interesting to hear him pronounce the name of the web site. He calls it wi-key-pedia. I (and I think most everyone else) calls it wi--kuh-pedia. Hayek would be the first to point out that he cannot choose what it is called--the pronounciation emerges without being under anyone's control.

The full interview is here. The full post is here.