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    Posted on Mar 17, 2014

    27 Things Your Parents Call By The Wrong Name

    “The FaceTube.”

    The BuzzFeed staff recently shared some of the names their parents never get right:

    1. "Jennifer JayLawrence"

    Lucy Nicholson / Reuters

    The "J-Law" nickname is very confusing to some parents.

    2. "Trader Jones"

    3. "P.J. Chung's"

    4. "Hewlett Packard"

    Tobias Schwarz / Reuters

    5. "Chip-o-tay"

    Flickr: jason_coleman

    Also "Chip-ol-tay" and "Chip-pot-lay."

    6. "The Facebook"

    7. "Email"

    8. "Mick McCaughlin"

    20th Century Fox

    9. "Panero's"

    10. "JPOG"

    11. "Katie Haggle"

    Jason Merritt / Via Getty Images Entertainment

    12. "Vay-gan"

    13. "Tweeter"

    14. "Jon Daily"

    Ethan Miller / Via Getty Images

    15. "You Tube Dot Com"

    16. "Bone-oh"

    Mario Anzuoni / Reuters

    17. "Bread And Breakfast"

    Dan O'Brien / Flickr: according2obrien

    18. "BirdSeed"

    BuzzFeed.com

    Also "Busby’s," "FeedBuzz," and "BuzzFed."

    19. "Julie Roberts"

    Lucy Nicholson / Reuters

    20. "Nintendo"

    21. "Fifty Cents"

    Jared C. Tilton / Via Getty Sports Images

    22. "Maria Callendar"

    23. "Fair-all"

    Jonathan Alcorn / Reuters

    24. "GSP"

    25. "Lord Google"

    Danny Moloshok / Reuters

    26. "Williams Of Somoa"

    27. "Goldie Hawn's daughter"

    Danny Moloshok / Reuters

    What do your parents pronounce incorrectly? Add 'em in the comments!

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