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The O is not pronounced so the a is correct.

Wally <- Spoiling for a fight!

And also, you use "a" for any word that starts with the long U, like unicorn (or the example I gave in fourth grade, unilateral disarmament).

You wanna really tick me off, let's get into "a historian" vs. "an historian"!

-synchronicity, who was once a history major
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