15 things Detroiters stubbornly insist on calling by the wrong name

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Metro Detroiters are a special people. We have an undeniable nasal accent and we can't keep ourselves from saying "ope" every time we bump into someone. But, most notably, we tend to call things by a name that's just plain wrong. Pine Knob might be the most notable example of this phenomenon, but there are plenty more where that came from.