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You've Been Saying Steve Buscemi's Name Wrong

Stop the madness!

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Steve Buscemi is an acclaimed actor and director, with eyes that are windows into the souls of every man and woman.

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But despite his status as a treasure of American TV and film, you've probably been mispronouncing his name. This is wrong:

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This is REALLY wrong:

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So how do you say it? On this week's Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast, he reveals the truth (at minute 4:25):
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And it's no secret. Seth Meyers can say it correctly. So can Jimmy Fallon.

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In this 2014 interview, Mr. Boo-semi admits that he doesn't correct people who say "Boo-shemi" because, "it's not wrong." He just wasn't raised that way.

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But still, show the man some respect. All together now:

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