04 December 2007

Eating Wikipedia

Charming mistranslations can work when you're back-packing through Europe or bargaining down birdcages in Hong Kong. But how hungry do you have to be to eat Wikipedia?

Other samples of dubious Chinese menu offerings here.

When you're in the lurch, there's always Alta Vista's realtime machine translation service, where Kentucky Fried Chicken's 'finger-lickin' good' translates to 'eat your fingers off.'

via boingboing

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