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dirtysoup
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The

Post by dirtysoup » Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:43 am

Ohio State University has applied to trademark the word "the." 😒

Ohio State seeks to trademark the word 'The' https://es.pn/2TyCUC3
via @ESPN App http://espn.com/app
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RainierGriz
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Re: The

Post by RainierGriz » Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:45 am

dirtysoup wrote:
Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:43 am
Ohio State University has applied to trademark the word "the." 😒

Ohio State seeks to trademark the word 'The' https://es.pn/2TyCUC3
via @ESPN App http://espn.com/app
Is it pronounced the or the? ;)

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Re: The

Post by indian-outlaw » Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:53 am

I thought Idaho state already had rights to that...😁
THE Idaho State...
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Re: The

Post by granitegriz » Wed Aug 14, 2019 11:42 am

Wow, smart of them over there! Will never work but they can try!

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Re: The

Post by Yukon » Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:15 pm

you can trademark a word?
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Re: The

Post by dupuyer griz » Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:24 pm

Yukon wrote:
Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:15 pm
you can trademark a word?
On the list of stupid shot in my head I wish I didn’t know, Paris Hilton did this with “that’s hot.”

That being said, f*** state.

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Re: The

Post by dirtysoup » Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:45 am

RainierGriz wrote:
Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:45 am
dirtysoup wrote:
Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:43 am
Ohio State University has applied to trademark the word "the." 😒

Ohio State seeks to trademark the word 'The' https://es.pn/2TyCUC3
via @ESPN App http://espn.com/app
Is it pronounced the or the? ;)
Neither. It's pronounced the. You're putting the emphasis on the wrong syllable.
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