Category Archives: stupid mistranslations

Meanwhile, in Japan …: Engrish of the day

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Lost in translation menu moment of the day: The side will floor you.

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Attack of the extremely dubious mistranslation

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Chinglish of the day: When the normal reclamation orifice simply won’t do …

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Well, at least they’re upfront about it

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For a hot time?

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Truth in labeling? Truly tasteless spelling moments

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No. I don’t get it either. But it does sound intriguing …

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A towering lost in translation moment

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A necessary warning for those of you enjoying your Labor Day weekend at the beach or lake …

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Mmmkay …

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Well, it probably is very protein-rich.

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from the Brand Names That Don’t Quite Work in the U.S. Market department

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It’s about time a product addressed the bumf cushioning issue.

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Now that’s one catchy store name

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Paging Vanna White: Where to buy a vowel in the Philippines

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Another from the Lost in Translation department

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from the Lost in Translation department: Is it tasty? You bet your sweet …oh, never mind.

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Does this sign know me personally?

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Truly religious menu items

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I’m sure it’s quite the istinution of lerning

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Just in time for Bastille Day

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Quite interesting (yet somehow unappetizing) menu translation of the day

Would I eat that?  You bet your sweet, um, oh, never mind.  I wouldn’t.

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Primo Engrish of the day: or, “I can’t tell you how many times I’ve said just that.”

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from the Extremely Lost in Translation department: It ain’t ranch!

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