Twin Peaks Usenet Archive
Subject: The spelling of names (Re: thoughts on 12/8....)
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Cisco's Buddy)
Date: 1990-12-20, 23:02
In article <1990Dec11.email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org (Eugene Kushnirsky) writes...
} (By the way, I can't leave without giving the canonical spelling of Cooper's
} ex-partner, according to the TV listings. "Windom Earle". There. That's
} W-I-N-D-O-M. Personally, I feel that "Wyndham" makes more sense, but I don't
} write the show.
Until it was printed in TV GUIDE, I spelled it "Wyndham" simply because of
the sf writer John Wyndham (whose real name is John Wyndham Parkes Lewis).
} So now we all know how to spell it and can go back to arguing about
} "McLaughlin", "Jose", and "Jaque Renou".)
Actually, one of the nice touches was waaaaaayyyyyy back in the scene where
Andy finds the vet file on Waldo, he pronounces "Renault" as rhyming with
"halt". It was a minor thing, but it felt right for Andy to think it was
pronounced that way.
-- "Evvy little bug got a honey ta hug but me." --- jayembee (Jerry Boyajian, DEC, "The Mill", Maynard, MA) UUCP: ...!decwrl!ruby.enet.dec.com!boyajian ARPA: boyajian%ruby.DEC@DECWRL.DEC.COM