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Old 03-13-2020, 07:12 AM
 
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I read friends of the late legend Al Davis claimed that Al picked up a slight southern accent while coaching an Army team at Ft. Belvoir. I grew up close to there and live overseas most of the year. A friend told me I had a distinctive Chesapeake Bay accent..but my Nova accent became more southern after four years in Harrisonburg, and quite a few in Arizona, which is another place, where many deny the southern connections. Yet Phoenix was founded by a Confederate soldier and NASCAR draws 100k+.
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