• Penguin at National Aviary has new 'Pittsburghese' name

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    PITTSBURGH - One of the National Aviary’s new African Penguins has a new name.
     
    Meet Slippy.
     
    The name was voted on by social media followers of Peoples Natural Gas.
     
    Peoples partnered with the aviary for a celebration of African penguins, helping to bring awareness to conservation efforts.

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    People on social media got to choose from among four names: Ronney, Fidget, Slippy and Milton.
     
    With 39 percent of the vote, Slippy was the winner!
     
    "Slippy" is a Pittsburghese word that means "slippery." Definitely fitting for a penguin.

     

     

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