First of all — who the F^ck cares!?!?!? But, actually — I’m kidding. Because, actually — I care. Otherwise I would not have taken the time to write this post. And since a lot of people REALLY DO CARE (at least they did when I first wrote this post) — it seems that an actual English teacher should weigh-in on the issue.
Them: But the guy who created GIFs says that it is pronounced “JIF”…
(just because he said so, that does not make it right)
THE “G” IN THE ACRONYM “GIF” IS A HARD “G”!!!
(You get points for cleverness, but immediately lose them for being a smart-ass.)
Have An Excellent Day!