PG's problem understanding founders with accents, if he indeed has one, is causing waves on the Internets.
From personal experience, decoding spoken accents may be a skill in itself, a separate process in the brain. At 17 I was one of 250 kids from dozens of countries that toured the US for six weeks and remember how understanding each other was not just a question of English, we all spoke it fluently having just spent a year at US highschools or colleges, but also of being able to get past each other's accents. Easy for some, impossible for others, sometimes influenced by how tired people where.
Open Source Solutions Architect.
Learn what gets in the way. Automate what repeats.
Sony Pictures Entertainment
20th Century Fox
Internet Operations Ninja
Half Moon Bay, California - Malibu, California - Manhattan Beach, California - Darmstadt, Germany - Montpellier, France - Berlin, Germany - Linesville, Pennsylvania - Heppenheim, Germany - Fuerth, Germany
We were unable to fetch any YouTube videos at this time. Please try again.
Videos are visible only to people they've been shared with.
We were unable to fetch any videos at this time. Please try again.
Dirk Harms-Merbitz's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.