I'm not a master of the English language, yet I talk on the radio for a living. There are many times you'll hear me screw up a person's name or even a town's name on air. There are countless times that has happened in my career (more so during my time in North Carolina).
Before I moved to the Capital Region I was fortunate enough to visit the area and learn a lot of the town names before cracking the mic for the first time - Thankfully.
Fox News has put together a list of the Top 10 Most Commonly Mispronounced Towns And Cities. Guess What? Schenectady got ranked!