Okay, I've tried to resist, but I saw the following meme on Andrea's blog and found it rather interesting...

+--------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | ### Your Linguistic Profile: | +--------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | 55% General American English | +--------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | 15% Upper Midwestern | +--------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | 15% Yankee | +--------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | 10% Dixie | +--------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | 5% Midwestern | +--------------------------------------------------------------------------+

[What Kind of American English Do You Speak?][]