Wednesday, March 28, 2007

English Subtitled in English

It's hard enough for English-only speakers to understand other languages; subtitling accented English erodes comprehension instincts even further. It's the latest on my list of banes of civilization. Feel free to comment with yours.

1 comment:

John D said...

That one kind of bugs me too, Gerald. I feel as if somehow my intelligence is being questioned. "Oh, he won't get it. Better subtitle. And use small words."