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The question has baffled scientists for years: How do you really pronounce Nike?!

By Sj.Cliff
The question has baffled scientists for years: How do you really pronounce Nike?!

Ben Martin and Kendal Peters took it upon themselves to find the answer. Their quest for knowledge stemmed from a long-standing bet. From there, the pair wrote to Philip Knight, the chairman of the board of directors at Nike.

All that he was required to do was circle the correct pronunciation and post the letter back in the self-addressed envelope they provided.

While they didn’t believe they’d get an answer, low and behold the letter was returned a few weeks later with the correct answer circled.

Now we don’t want to shock you, but below is a photograph to solve all your problems. The answer may be shocking to some…

 

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