Monday, February 5, 2007

PNG = Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea is often called PNG.

If we started a list of other countries named with too many syllables to efficiently pronounce, we'd have USA, DR, BVI, RSA, UK. There must be more.

Port Moresby, the capital of PNG, is often called POM.

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