It sounds better.
It’s Barker vs Barser, but you can’t blame the proto-Lebanese.
A rather nice example of apocopation and suffixation in Catalan Spanish.
A phonological curiosity from coastal Cantabria, with speculation as to the supernatural powers of María Teresa Fernández de la Vega.
Immortalised in the “disastrous cowboy” genre of jokes.
An elderly Andalusian’s way of saying “this year” may constitute early warning of global (or at least Peninsular) cataclysm, perhaps a regional franchise of the 2012 phenomenon.