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Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Chef, Dec 11, 2007.

  1. Chef

    Chef Active Member


    How many people are just going to pronounce his first name only?
  2. jagtrader

    jagtrader Active Member

    K-Fuke. Or K-Dome.
  3. Captain_Kirk

    Captain_Kirk Well-Known Member

    So when he goes yard, what announcer can resist saying, "And there's a big Fuku to (insert pitcher's name here)....
  4. novelist_wannabe

    novelist_wannabe Well-Known Member

    There's a long drive. Straightaway center. It's in the seats folks! A prodigious blast to the deepest part of the ballpark!
  5. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    What's the correct pronunciation? It looks like it should be "Fook-U-Do-May."
  6. outofplace

    outofplace Well-Known Member

    That was my guess, too, Doc.

    I wonder if he realizes that in English, his last name reads like an obscene text message.
  7. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

  8. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    I was close, dammit!
  9. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    ESPN Radio 1000 in Chicago reports the Cubs have signed Fukudome to a four-year deal. I'll provide a link when there is one.

    EDIT: http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=3151060&teamId=16&sport=mlb
  10. Boomer7

    Boomer7 Active Member

    "suk" and "Fuk" in the same guy's name ... someone's just knocked Grigor Fucka off the top spot on the "Dirty-Sounding Names in American Sports" list. He might be well-advised to adopt a pseudonym. (BTW, "Pat Morita" is available again.)
  11. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

  12. My pronunciation, now and forever:

    Kosucky? Fuck you, do me
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